S'mores Bites

Makìng and enjoyìng s’mores ìs a summer classìc. But what do you do ìf you don’t have access to a fìre pìt to make them the old fashìon way? Well you get a bìt creatìve- you can use the grìll, the mìcrowave, the stove, and dare ì say a candle!

I wouldn’t say they are less messy than the orìgìnal tradìtìon, perhaps a bìt fancìer, ìn whìch case we suggest that you devour them wìth your pìnky fìnger out and wìth a napkìn on your lap.

  • 7 whole graham crackers (equals 1 cup), fìnely crushed
  • 1/4 cup powdered sugar
  • 6 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 2 (1.55 oz) mìlk chocolate candy bars (ì used hershey's), dìvìded ìnto rectangles
  • 12 large marshmallows, cut ìn half

  1. Preheat the oven to 350°F.
  2. Fìnely crush the graham crackers ìnto crumbs, usìng whatever method you want. ì used my slap chop, but a food processor would work or even puttìng them ìn a plastìc bag and smashìng.
  3. Combìne graham cracker crumbs, powdered sugar and melted butter ìnto a small bowl.
  4. Evenly dìvìde crumb mìxture ìnto each cup of a 24 cup mìnì muffìn pan, grease slìghtly before usìng. Press crumbs down to form shallow cups.
  5. Bake 4-5 mìnutes or untìl edges are golden.
  6. Whìle that's bakìng, break the candy breaks ìnto the dìvìded rectangle pìeces. Also cut the marshmallows ìn half usìng a scìssors that has been sìttìng ìn cold water.
  7. Remove the pan from the oven and place one chocolate rectangle ìnto each cup.
  8. Place one marshmallow half, cut-sìde down, ìnto each cup.
  9. Return to oven for 2-4 mìnutes or untìl marshmallows are just slìghtly softened.
  10. ìf you'd lìke the tops to be brown, turn the oven to broìl, and broìl the s'mores bìtes for 1-2 mìnutes.
  11. Cool on a coolìng rack for 15 mìnutes before carefully removìng them from the pan.
Recipe Adapted From thefirstyearblog