Cracker jacked

Dan and I haven’t been entertaining much lately. However, my recent baking craze has made it more attractive.  I was out with some friends when one suggested that she wanted to taste some of my food.  I had to invite them over!  My happy hour with them was scheduled for the same week my sister was coming to visit.  We went from not having anyone over to hosting two happy hours in one week!
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I found some cracker recipes online and set out to experiment.  How hard can crackers be? I’ve conquered puff pastry, sandwich bread and pizza dough!  Ummm well, I missed a memo.  Not sure which one, and I’m not sure how to fix this, but when I opened the crackers for the first happy hour  and they were SOFT!  What the heck!  I closed them back up in the Tupperware.  I accidentally left the Tupperware open and when I went to throw away my failed experiment the crackers have cracked up again!  So maybe I shouldn’t have put them in a closed container?


My sister recommended I try her cheese crackers, so that will be my next cracker experiment.  But for the time being I’m going to stick with bagels and breads.  Have no fear, the the other type of crackers I made worked!  But that is a story for another day!

Do you have any cracker tips and tricks?

Whole Wheat Crackers from All Recipes
Yields: 70
Nutritionals: Cals: 29, Fat: 1, Carb 4, Protein 1
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Spelt Everything Crackers from The Smitten Kitchen
Yields: 30
Nutritionals: Cals: 26, Carb: 5, Fiber: 1, Protein: 1
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Rosemary Crackers from The Fresh Loaf
Yields: 80
Nutritionals: Cals: 12, Carb: 2

3 comments:

TJ said...

Homemade CRACKers! YUM! lol I have a CRACK problem so this might not be the best recipe for me to save. lol :)

Weight Watcher Wannabe said...

The first cracker looks like a Triscuit..

Paul Jennette said...

Wow! Homemade crackers, I would have never thought of even trying. Best of luck on your next try, I'll be waiting to hear about it.