Introduction: Indoor S'mores Hearth

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S'mores are no longer an outdoor campfire warm weather treat.

Step 1: Simple Stuff

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S'mores longtime treat of campers was once reserved for smokey campfires and warm summer nights is delicious gooey, crunchy, chocolatey desert, and with a few simple things from around the house, a DIY alcohol burner, some stones and s'more fixins'--you can enjoyed this treat year around.

Step 2: S'mores Hearth

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Use a cake pan and add a layer of sand place the alcohol burner to the outside of the pan to leave an open area for the marshmallows, chocolate and graham crackers. Place your stones in a pleasing way.

Step 3: Add Fuel--Safety First

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Add Alcohol to burner and light. WARNING---WARNING---Never ever add fuel to a flaming burner. Always ensure the flame is out and cool before adding alcohol. A square of folded aluminum foil can be kept near by to snuff the flame.

The alcohol burner is a simple container made from an aluminum bottle but any fire proof container that will hold one oz. of fuel will work. A 97% isopropyl alcohol works best.

Step 4: Skewer Toast Enjoy

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Skewer your marshmallow and toast it to a golden brown or burnt if you like it that way. Then build your chocolate treat.

Step 5: Store for Next Time

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Sand, stones and burner can be stored. On those cold days that keep you inside you can have the taste of the outdoors by just opening up a jar.

Step 6: Enjoy

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Mmmmmm Mmm Mmm

Step 7: Campfire Mode

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Indoor S'mores Hearth can be used outside for a small charming fire. Place the hearth in an open area away from combustible material. Remove burner and fill pan with alcohol enough to cover sand. Light--fire starts slow but once going it will last for ten minutes. Remember--Insure there is no flame and stones have cooled before refueling.


random_builder (author)2017-05-03

That looks really good! Great project! (author)random_builder2017-05-03

Thank you

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