By Lydia Geisel | September 16, 2016 | Food & Drink
Leave the sticky fingers at home and check out these local restos and bakeries that are serving scrumptious s’more bites guaranteed to get you in the mood for fall.
With plenty of menu offerings dedicated to your favorite fall treat, this super chic two-story restaurant will leave you addicted. Executive Pastry Chef Ellen Diekemper shines a spotlight on this flavorful trio with her s’more bites, marshmallow cocktails, and campfire skillets. Non-traditional, and insta-worthy options nclude the Hazelnut Chocolate skillet and the Toasted Coconut S’mores, which mixes chocolate graham cracker, coconut marshmallow, and chocolate ganache. 1132 19th St. NW, 202-833-1860
Calling all sweet tooths. Amp up your s’more experience with this local specialty shop’s Nutella s’mores doughnut, which snuggles nutella ganache, graham cracker crumbs, and scratch-made marshmallow cream into hot dough. This heavenly combo pairs perfectly with a hot cup of coffee and good company. 749 8th St. SE, 202-750-1955
Things are heating up in the kitchen at this Georgetown bakery that puts family recipes and baked goods first. There’s no question that their OMG s’mores bar will have you leaving saying nothing else. A graham cracker crust tops a layer of homemade caramel, marshmallow, and a sweet chocolate glaze. 1052 Thomas Jefferson St. NW, 703-663-8727
Treat yourself to fine dining and rich dessert at this relaxed French-inspired eatery that encourages diners to share. When you opt for their s’mores dessert, which comes hot in a bowl topped with a crust of golden marshmallow, be prepared to fight off incoming spoons from across the table. 801 O St. NW, 202-525-2870
For those who are all about the farm-to-table scene, check out this H Street resto that’s dishing out modern American cuisine and delectable desserts. Whether you’re grabbing a solo bite at the bar, or are dining with close friends in the back, you can’t pass up their S’mores Chocolate Pot du Creme (toasted vanilla marshmallow with a side of graham cracker cookie). Dine with peace of mind knowing that your meal is locally sourced and your dessert is well-deserved. 517 H St. NE, 202-629-3296
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