Cozy bonfires with friends are never complete without a s’more in hand, and the goodness of toasted marshmallow, crunchy graham cracker and melted chocolate doesn’t have to stop there.
These local establishments whip up savory dishes with that beloved flavor of s’mores, but in a way that goes beyond the campfire.
If you’re craving seasonal s’mores treats to fully embrace the cold weather, these s’more-inspired offerings, both savory and sweet, are sure to satisfy.
Drizzled s’mores milkshake, Dover
Known for his picture-worthy concoctions, the sugar factory at Dover Downs has a boozy s’mores milkshake guaranteed to impress anyone who follows you on social media.
The Campfire Spiked S’mores Insane Milkshake uses a mix of chocolate coffee ice cream mixed with toasted marshmallow, espresso and a shot of whiskey. The drink is topped with a seven-layer s’mores cookie and served in a chocolate-covered mug with graham cracker chunks, chocolate bar chunks, and a graham cracker crumble.
For breakfast lovers, they offer a Nutella S’mores pancake topped with torched marshmallow fluff and Nutella before being topped with chocolate chunks, powdered sugar, graham cracker crumbs and whipped cream.
Still looking for s’mores? They also offer the Nutella Banana Lovers Pancakes, a dish consisting of fluffy pancakes topped with chocolate chips, toasted marshmallows, caramelized bananas, chocolate brownie pieces, banana slices, powdered sugar and whipped cream , topped with Nutella.
1131 N. Du Pont Highway, Dover, (302) 857-3252;https://sugarfactory.com/location/dover-downs/
French Toast S’mores, Christiana
by Christiana egg show raises the bar when it comes to breakfast with its French toast s’mores.
This best-selling menu staple starts with its fluffy brioche bun, stuffed with Nutella and marshmallows before being drizzled with chocolate sauce.
If that’s not enough, customers can customize the dish with any other toppings of their choice, such as strawberries and bananas.
507 Stanton Christiana Road North, (302) 842-2515;https://www.eggspectation.com/pages/christiana
S’mores tater tots, Newark
Tater tots have always been a beloved side to go with a great burger or grilled sandwich. Some might even rank them higher than fries. But have you ever thought of eating it for dessert?
Coffee house in Newark has been serving their little s’mores since staff members came up with the idea about two years ago.
The dish takes french fries and toss them in a mixture of cinnamon sugar and smoked salt before adding toasted marshmallows, chocolate spread and graham cracker crumbs.
Upon request, this gluten-free vegetarian item can be prepared with vegan marshmallows.
S’mores latte, Christiana
S’mores are certainly tasty to eat, but they might be even better when you can drink them.
At the Christiana Fashion Center, Turning makes an iced campfire latte that combines chilled espresso with chocolate milk and toasted marshmallow syrup. The drink is topped with whipped cream, chocolate and crushed graham crackers.
If you need something toasty to warm you up after a day of shopping at Christiana Mall, they also have Heavenly S’mores Hot Chocolate. The drink is made with hot cocoa and toasted marshmallow syrup, with whipped cream and crushed graham crackers on top.
3204 Fashion Center Blvd., Christiana, (302) 738-4326;https://turningpointrestaurants.com/christiana/
Seasonal activities:Fall Festival Lineup: Zombies, Fairies, Scrapple and Bob Marley in Delaware
S’mores Ice Cream, Rehoboth Beach
Ice cream parties and beach trips don’t end with summer, especially when Kilwin’s offers s’more flavored ice cream.
This candy store in Rehoboth Beach serves marshmallow ice cream that includes swirls of marshmallow and chocolate fudge, and a burst of chocolate covered graham crackers.
To kick it up a notch, their s’mores sundae features s’mores ice cream in a waffle bowl, topped with a homemade marshmallow topping, hot fudge, whipped cream and a cherry.
For something to snack on, Kilwin’s also offers two s’mores treats. Their s’mores-on-a-stick uses homemade marshmallows dipped in chocolate and rolled in graham cracker pieces before chocolate strips are added on top of the graham crackers.
Their chocolate s’mores use a homemade marshmallow stuck between two graham crackers with chocolate before being dipped in chocolate and streaked with white chocolate.
140 Rehoboth Ave, Rehoboth, (302) 227-3611;https://www.facebook.com/KilwinsRehobothBeach/
Milkshake S’mores, various locations
Jake’s Wayback Burgers has a new drink that screams fall, but you better get it before the campfire gets cold.
Their limited-edition s’mores shake is a hand-dipped vanilla milkshake mixed with crushed graham cracker, Kraft JET-PUFFED Marshmallow Creme, and a chocolate swirl. The milkshake is topped with whipped cream and a sprinkle of crushed graham crackers.
Newark:250 Main Street South, Suite 110, (302) 861-6050; Middletown:568 Main Street West, (302) 464-1030; Dover:645 South Bay Road. (Rt 113),(302) 678-5678; Milford: 913 N Dupont Blvd.,(302) 725-5653;https://waybackburgers.com/
S’mores Treats, Middletown
Want to get your s’more fix on the go? This Middletown chocolate shop has several s’mores items perfect for any s’mores fan.
Sweet Dreams Confections Co. makes s’more sticks, which are chocolate marshmallows coated in graham cracker crumbs, and s’more bites, mini marshmallows coated in chocolate and rolled in graham cracker crumbs.
The shop also sells a truffle s’mores that combines “all the goodness of a s’more in one bite,” and a handmade s’mores that nestles toasted marshmallows between two of their chocolate-dipped graham crackers. by hand.
1 Shallcross Place, Middletown, (302) 696 2506;http://www.sweetdreamsconfectionsco.com/