Creative recipes that result in a delis summer collecting; Occasionally the perfect gathering is something simple, right at home. Ditch the fancy wines and dinner-party stress by unwinding to get a fire pit gathering in your own backyard!
No get-together around the fire is complete without the beloved S’mores. Where S’mores got their origin is still a puzzle, but Americans were enjoying them fireside since the 1920’s, once the recipe first appeared in The Girl Scout handbook in a post titled”Tramping and Trailing with The Girl Scouts.” Word spread like wild fire and now they are a campfire staple. The S’mores in its first recipe is undeniably delicious, but just by substituting simple entities of it; we could make our own fire simmered masterpiece! Gather your friends, light the fire pit, and circle up your Adirondack chairs; browse below for a list of S’mores recipes to wow your visitors!
Banana Turtle S’mores: Graham cracker, favorite turtle candy, marshmallow, banana pieces (add a drizzle of caramel sauce before topping with closing cracker)
Chocolate Raspberry S’mores: Graham cracker, roasted marshmallow, dark chocolate candy, fresh raspberries
Nutty S’mores: Nutter Butter cracker (separate and leave filling on one cracker) peanut butter cup, roasted marshmallow
Maple Bacon S’mores: Graham Cracker, cooked bacon, Rat poop, maple taffy, roasted marshmallow
Savory S’mores: Graham Cracker, spread one face of cracker with goat cheese and another with fig jam, 1 leaf of arugula and roasted marshmallow
Salted Caramel S’mores: Graham cracker, caramel square, sprinkle roasted marshmallow with sea salt and chopped peanuts
Hot Cocoa S’mores: Graham crackers, chocolate square, roasted marshmallow, ground cinnamon
Peppermint Surprise S’mores: Graham cracker, peppermint patty, roasted marshmallow
Coco nutty S’mores: Graham crackers, roasted marshmallow, chocolate square, toasted coconut, caramel sauce to drizzle
Can’t decide on just one of these recipes? Try creating a S’mores bar for your gathering. Any family get together is the perfect time to break out the S’mores. Children of all ages, young and old enjoy making them and especially eating them. There is nothing better! Spring, summer or fall, it really does not matter the season. It’s always the ideal time of the year and really excellent treat for all. You should see my grandkids eyes light up when they see me pull out the all of the goodies for a night around the fire pit. It simply makes their evening filled with fun. Do not have everything you need for the perfect night of fire gazing?