ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Best S'mores in the World: Ooey Gooey Dessert Recipe

Updated on June 26, 2014

You Are Missing Out

For years people have bought graham crackers, marshmallows and Hershey's bars to make s'mores, especially for occasions such as camping. However, s'mores are not just for camping. They are for movie nights, gatherings and anytime in between.

But how? Roasting a marshmallow over a gas stove doesn't sound very tasty, or healthy for that matter. Well, before you get ahead of yourself and assume how this s'more is made, take a deep breath because I am about to blow your mind.

If you have been mashing a roasted marshmallow between a piece of chocolate and two graham crackers, you have never really had the joy of eating a really messy, really delicious s'more. Instead, we are going to melt everything together and make one big sticky, yummy, chocolatey, marshmallowy, crunchy slice of heaven.

Oh, and these are not just kitchen s'mores. You can definitely make these over a campfire with a simple grill great and pair of tongs or spatula. Pack the ingredients and some tinfoil and you will be in for a night of sugar highs and smiles.

Mmmm Chocolate. Mmm Melted Chocolate.
Mmmm Chocolate. Mmm Melted Chocolate. | Source
5 stars from 1 rating of World's Best S'Mores
S'mores at home? In the kitchen? You got it!
S'mores at home? In the kitchen? You got it! | Source

Cook Time

Prep time: 1 min
Cook time: 10 min
Ready in: 11 min
Yields: Serves one person


  • 1 Graham Cracker Sheet
  • 1/2 Regular Size Hershey's Milk Chocolate Bar
  • 1 Large Marshmallow
  • 1 Square of Tin Foil
Nutrition Facts
Serving size: 1
Calories 260
Calories from Fat81
% Daily Value *
Fat 9 g14%
Saturated fat 4 g20%
Unsaturated fat 1 g
Carbohydrates 43 g14%
Sugar 23 g
Fiber 1 g4%
Protein 4 g8%
Cholesterol 5 mg2%
Sodium 211 mg9%
* The Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet, so your values may change depending on your calorie needs. The values here may not be 100% accurate because the recipes have not been professionally evaluated nor have they been evaluated by the U.S. FDA.
  1. Snap one graham cracker sheet in half and place the chocolate and the marshmallow on top.
  2. Set the other half of the graham cracker on top of the marshmallow.
  3. Secure the s'more by wrapping it in tin foil. Make it tight enough to secure the s'more but not so tight that it busts the graham cracker.
  4. Heat a skillet on medium-low heat and place the s'more on the skillet. Cover and let sit for about 5 minutes before turning over and cooking for another 5 minutes.
  5. Peel one side of the tin foil ends open to check if the marshmallow is melted. If not, close it back up, flip it and cook for another minute or two.
  6. Once the marshmallow is soft and melty remove the s'more from the skillet with a spatula and allow to cool for about 1 minute on a plate.
  7. Remove foil carefully and devour!
Darkened graham cracker, bubbling marshmallows and melted chocolate.
Darkened graham cracker, bubbling marshmallows and melted chocolate. | Source

A Heads Up...

Be cautious about how long you leave your s'more on the skillet. I ended up burning one side of my graham cracker. Still amazingly delicious and crunchy, but it would have been better if it wasn't darkened.

Also, the marshmallow and chocolate can be scalding hot so eat with caution and don't serve to children hot of the stove or the campfire.

Making these While Camping

  • Be sure to flip them more often than every 5 minutes
  • It's best to make them over hot coals and not big flames
  • Have wet wipes or warm water and rags laying around for clean up. These are messy

My mom used to make these for us kids every time we went camping. I have only ever had a traditional s'more one time, and it was nothing like these. I could never go back. These will brighten any child's camping trip and it is likely to surprise and intrigue the adults too.

For more great camping tips and recipe ideas, visit my Hub, 10 Camping Tips and Tricks which includes creative ways to pack eggs, scavenger hunts for kids and the best way to keep bugs out of your tent.

XL S'more. Double the ooey, double the gooey!
XL S'more. Double the ooey, double the gooey! | Source

Other Fun S'More Ideas

Okay, So I have a huge obsession with two things. Peanut butter or any nut butter for that matter, and cookies and cream. So, I have taken this dessert that I truly love and have decided to improve it. Here are a few fun changes you can make to your s'mores for a more complex flavor profile.

  • Swap the Milk Chocolate bar for a Cookies and Cream bar
  • Use 2 whole graham crackers, one whole bar of chocolate and three marshmallows for an XL S'more (These are for the man in my house)
  • Add peanut butter to your s'more. Kind of like a Reese's

Try anything you want! Seriously, I think anything melted between two graham crackers that is sweet is going to taste amazing. For something healthier you could try fat free cream cheese with a little stevia and sliced strawberries. Peanut butter and jelly. Caramello bars. Get creative. A s'more doesn't have to be plain jane.

How Likely Are You to Try this Recipe?

See results


    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment
    • sadstill22 profile image


      5 years ago from Singapore

      you are making me hungry

    • lilmissmontana profile imageAUTHOR

      Erin Nichols 

      5 years ago from Montana

      Thank you MsDora! They are to die for!

    • MsDora profile image

      Dora Weithers 

      5 years ago from The Caribbean

      "Bubbling marshmallows and melted chocolate." Irresistible! Thank you for sharing the how-to on this wonderful creation.


    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

    Show Details
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
    ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)