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Apr 29, 2022

How To Make S’mores at Home

How To Make S’mores at Home

Marshmallow + graham cracker + Hershey = <3

The sound of crickets, laughter and a crackling fire: When you think of s’mores season, you think of summer nights, right? But this classic combo of graham cracker, marshmallow and HERSHEY’S Milk Chocolate can come together right in the comfort of your kitchen any time of year. And we promise: They’re every bit as gooey and delicious!

Here are six easy ways to make s’mores at home in under five minutes:

1. How to Make S’mores In the Microwave

Sometimes you just can’t wait for that sweet taste of summer. When you want s’mores fast, look no further than your kitchen. This simple recipe makes perfect microwave s’mores when you can’t get to a campfire.

Parent and child enjoying smores


Instructions:

  1. Place 1 graham cracker half on paper towel; top with chocolate bar half and marshmallow.
  2. Microwave at MEDIUM (50%) in 10-second intervals until marshmallow puffs.
  3. Immediately top with remaining graham cracker half; gently press together.
  4. Repeat for each serving; serve immediately.

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2. How to Make S’mores in the Air Fryer

Like the microwave method, air fryer s’mores are all the gooey deliciousness you want from this summer favorite. But they also get the perfect bit of toastiness you’d expect from a campfire!

Person enjoying a smore


Instructions:

  1. Place 1 graham cracker half on the bottom of the air fryer basket; top with marshmallow.
  2. Air fry at 390°F for about 5 minutes or until marshmallow begins to crisp.
  3. Immediately top with chocolate bar half and remaining graham cracker half; gently press together.
  4. Repeat for each serving; serve immediately.

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3. How to Make S’mores in the Oven

Did your campfire plan get rained out? Here's a quick and simple recipe to make delicious oven s’mores.

Smores fresh out of the oven


Instructions:

  1. Place half of HERSHEY’S Milk Chocolate Bar (1.55 oz) on graham cracker half; top with marshmallow. Place on cookie sheet.
  2. Set oven to broil and position cookie sheet on top rack for 1 - 2 minutes, until marshmallow begins to turn golden and chocolate becomes soft.
  3. Top with second graham cracker half and gently press together; serve immediately.

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4. How to Make Stovetop S'mores (Electric, Gas or Propane)

There’s nothing quite like the warmth of a campfire, sure. But when you’re stuck indoors, you can still get that great s’mores flavor with the flame of a gas range or stovetop.

Ready to eat smore on a plate


Instructions:

  1. Place half of HERSHEY’S Milk Chocolate Bar (1.55 oz) on graham cracker half.
  2. Using a long rod or metal skewer, carefully toast marshmallow over stove on high heat until golden brown. Rotate periodically. Avoid tilting rod or skewer downward. Supervise any children during this step.
  3. Place toasted marshmallow over chocolate graham cracker half. Top with second graham cracker half and gently press together.
  4. Slowly remove rod or skewer.

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5. How to Make Campfire S’mores

Summer is a great time to get outside. Whether you're camping in the woods or right in your own backyard, here's how to make s’mores outdoors. S’mores are the classic campfire treat. There’s no wrong way to combine your ingredients into this delicious mix of HERSHEY’S Chocolate, marshmallow and graham cracker. But we’ve tried them all and this is our official recommendation.

Family enjoying smores outside


Instructions:

  1. Place half of HERSHEY’S Milk Chocolate Bar (1.55 oz) on graham cracker half.
  2. Using a long stick or metal skewer, carefully toast marshmallow over flame until golden brown. Rotate periodically. Avoid tilting stick or skewer downward. Supervise any children during this step.
  3. Place toasted marshmallow over chocolate graham cracker half. Top with second graham cracker half and gently press together.
  4. Slowly remove stick or skewer.

6. How to Make S’mores on the Grill

If you don’t have a firepit in your backyard, you can still enjoy some summer s’mores using this easy recipe. So fire up the grill and get ready for some outdoor s’mores fun!

Plate of smores made on the grill


Instructions:

  1. Preheat your grill with medium heat.
  2. Place half of HERSHEY’S Milk Chocolate Bar (1.55 oz) on graham cracker half.
  3. Using a long rod or metal skewer, carefully toast marshmallow over grill until golden brown or desired char. Rotate periodically. Avoid tilting rod or skewer downward. Supervise any children during this step.
  4. Place toasted marshmallow over chocolate graham cracker half. Top with second graham cracker half and gently press together.
  5. Slowly remove rod or skewer.

Get S’more Inspiration

With a couple minutes and some creativity, you can enjoy delicious, gooey, crispy s’mores at home. For s’more great ideas, check out our complete collection of s’mores dessert recipes. From different ingredients to delicious recipes that go beyond the classic graham cracker, marshmallow and HERSHEY’S Chocolate sandwich, we’ve got everything you need to enjoy the world’s best summer treat.

So, make s’more time for fun family moments. In the kitchen or over the campfire, no matter how you make ’em, live your best #SmoresLife.