In Which I Smell Like a Campfire

Happy Star Wars Day! May the Fourth be with you!

[trigger warning: pictures of food that will compel you to abandon your diet (or your good intentions of making healthier choices by reducing your sugar intake)]

Today was a day for improvisation, improvisation which led to the tastiest s’mores I’ve ever eaten. It was a group effort–My sister and bro-in-law brought the graham crackers, the ex-Physicist provided marshmallows and a fire pit (not only do I still hang out with him occasionally, so does my family), and I delved into my chocolate stash. (I don’t nibble on it terribly frequently… the caramel Ghirardelli squares are from Christmas. They are great to always have on hand because one never knows when an impromptu camp fire might happen.)

Click the “Continue Reading” link to see the recipe (with photo guide!) for Ghirardelli Caramel Crunch S’MORES.

Camp Fire!
You can tell a lot about a person based on how they roast their marshmallows
I like mine toasty brown
The most AMAZING s’mores EVER! Step 1: Gather ingredients
Step two: Toast smarshmallows to golden perfection
Step Three: Assemble
Step 4: Enjoy
Option for the truly adventurous: Replace top crust with potato chips

16 thoughts on “In Which I Smell Like a Campfire

  1. Papa Bear

    It’s not fair posting pictures when I’m 8000 miles away and the only fires are those you definettly don’t want to get near! LOL They look yummy!!


    1. You should try making them with Carmel-filled chocolate squares and potato chips. It sounds odd, but it’s an amazingly delicious combination of salty, sweet, and crunchy decadence!


        1. It really is amazingly tasty. Never would have known had someone not experimented with it yesterday and alerted the rest of us to the necessity of trying it.


  2. The potato chips are something I never whould’ve thought to try, but sound delicious! I’ve also eaten s’mores with peanut butter cups. Now THAT’S a bit of heaven right there!


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