Building a better s’more

This weekend, we went camping with friends at D.L. Bliss State Park in Lake Tahoe! It was absolutely “bliss” indeed – a nicely maintained campground, near the crystal clear waters of Lester Beach.

Now, I don’t if it’s just us but we’re always a little let down by the promise of a good s’more. Do you know what I mean? The chocolate never melts the way it should (perhaps because the toasted marshmallow doesn’t provide enough heat). It’s a part of camping I always look forward to, and then the time comes and it’s a little “meh.”

Well, we tried a variation on the typical s’more this trip and it was a rousing success. Here’s the secret! We took honey graham crackers (in this case, I went with Trader Joe’s brand.)

Then smeared it with Nutella!

The marshmallows were toasted over the open fire, as usual and then added atop the Nutella-topped graham crackers.

Another Nutella-smeared graham cracker was the crowning glory and voila!

Delish! It was gooey, melty, crunchy and good. Try it the next time you are camping!

Posted on 13, August 2012, in Food and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. Yummy!!!!! I just thought of something we might try, last summer we were at this big candy store and bought a jar of Cadbury chocolate spread….that could work nicely!!!

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