Deals

Fig and Nut Crackers Recipe

May 2, 2016

Even the best cheese plate is nothing without the right crispy crackers. When Ritz won’t cut it—those times you need something sophisticated enough to stand up to that aged cheddar or creamy camembert—try our homemade crackers. Salty with just a hint of sweetness, they can be endlessly customized with any dried fruits, nuts, and seeds you have on hand.  Plus, they’re gluten-free and take less than half an hour! 

Fig and Nut Crackers

Yield: about 3 dozen crackers
Active Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes

Ingredients

1 3/4 cups mixed nuts and seeds (walnuts, almonds, pecans, sunflower seeds, pumpkin seeds, etc.)
1 teaspoon chopped fresh rosemary
1/4 cup dried figs, finely chopped
1 large egg, beaten
2 tablespoons water
3/4 teaspoon salt
Extra seeds, to garnish (flaxseeds, poppy seeds, sesame seeds, etc.)

Fig and nut crackers

Instructions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees and line two baking sheets with parchment paper.

Place nuts, seeds, and rosemary in a food processor fitted with the blade attachment and pulse until mixture is finely ground with the texture of flour. Transfer to a large bowl and mix in figs, egg, water, and salt until mixture comes together.

Divide dough into two halves, then roll each section of dough out to about ⅛- to ¼-inch thick on parchment-lined baking sheets. Cut into squares and bake 7 to 10 minutes. Keep an eye on the crackers, as they can burn quickly. Let cool on baking sheets.

Photo credit: Paul Delmont

[product sku=”671635701237″]
[product sku=”671635701084″]
[product sku=”671635701176″]
[product sku=”671635701039″]
[product sku=”671635701183″]
[product sku=”671635701077″]
[product sku=”089836184092″]
[product sku=”089836183927″]

Share this article

Merce Muse

Thrive Market Food Editor

Download the app for easy shopping on the go

By providing your mobile number, you agree to receive marketing text messages from Thrive Market. Consent not a condition to purchase. Msg & data rates apply. Msg frequency varies. Reply HELP for help and STOP to cancel.


If you are visually-impaired and having difficulty with our website, call us at 1‑855‑997‑2315

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

© Thrive Market 2022 All rights reserved.