Sweet, fluffy, chewy - what’s not to love about marshmallows? From the light lushness they bring to a steaming hot mug of rich, dark cocoa on a frigid winter day, to their use in baked delights like sweet potato casseroles and crispy baked marshmallow squares, we’re getting hungry just thinking about them!
More than S’mores
A beloved favorite of camping singalongs and spooky ghost stories the world over, we’ve got marshmallows suited for snacking, baking, and roasting over an open fire. We’ve got premade marshmallow squares, too!
Top Marshmallow Brands
Check out these exceptional confectioners for some puffy, white ’mallows:
In 2008, food process engineer Ryan Howard debuted a gelatin-free marshmallow that he originally created with his vegan son in mind. Dandies marshmallows are Non-GMO Project Verified and free from high-fructose corn syrup.
SmashMallow is known for two things when it comes to marshmallows: fun flavors, and better-for-your ingredients. This company’s flavored marshmallows and premade crispy marshmallow squares are sweetened with organic cane sugar instead of corn syrup.
For baking, snacking, or roasting over a roaring fire, here are our picks for the best marshmallows around:
SmashMallow Cinnamon Churro Snackable Marshmallows
Here’s a sweet treat with a soft, fluffy interior and the delicious sugary cinnamon flavor of churros, a beloved street-food dessert staple. One serving of four marshmallows is just 80 calories, but it still packs a lot of flavor!
SmashMallow Smash Crispy Cinnamon Churro
All the flavor of SmashMallow’s popular churro marshmallows is available in full force from these crunchy rice marshmallow squares. The box of six individually wrapped treats is perfect for a picnic or road trip.
SmashMallow Smash Crispy Strawberries & Creme
For those who want a bit of a smoother sweet treat, these marshmallow squares feature a rich, sweet strawberries-and-cream flavor. Each bar is made with real strawberries and other natural ingredients for an indulgence that amounts to just 130 calories.
Best Vegan Marshmallows
Fellow campers who stick to a plant-based diet, pull up a seat by the campfire and get busy roasting:
Dandies Vegan Marshmallows
They’re the perfect size for the end of a campfire stick and just big enough for making vegan s’mores. These all-natural, vanilla-flavored, gelatin-free marshmallows are made with all Non-GMO Project Verified ingredients.
Dandies Vegan Mini-Marshmallows
Perfect for plopping in some dairy-free drinking chocolate, these vegan marshmallow minis are sure to satisfy. Just like their full-sized counterparts, the minis are made from only Non-GMO Project Verified ingredients on equipment fully dedicated to vegan production.
Put Your Marshmallows to Good Use with These Delectable Concoctions
We won’t judge you for just snacking on marshmallows straight out of the bag, but we have some ideas for how you can get creative with these little morsels:
Delicious Drinking Chocolate Recipes
Sometimes it seems like marshmallows and hot cocoa were made for each other. We’ve got three favorite drinking chocolate recipes, including spicy Mexican hot chocolate and a raspberry mousse invention that we’re quite proud of.
All About Sweet Potatoes
Antioxidant-rich sweet potatoes have a wide variety of culinary uses. Right now, we can’t stop thinking about a vegan sweet potato casserole, topped with vegan marshmallows!
Whipping Up Dessert, Sans Gluten
We believe in making sure that everybody, regardless of their dietary restrictions, gets a tasty dessert, at least from time to time. Here are some of our favorite gluten-free recipes, and advice about which ingredients to look out for, including certain marshmallows.