crackers http://kplu.org en Making Homemade Crackers The 'Easiest Thing In The World' http://kplu.org/post/making-homemade-crackers-easiest-thing-world <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">I love homemade food stuffs — things I might otherwise have to buy at a restaurant or a grocery store.&nbsp;But it’s never occurred to me to make my own crackers. Until now.&nbsp;</span></p><p>The way my co-conspirator Nancy Leson tells it, "it's the easiest thing in the world.”</p><p>“For people like us who like to make homemade bread, pie crust, crackers are really, really easy,” she says.</p><p>Nancy asked Seattle chef Bruce Naftaly of the late Le Gourmand to share <a href="http://seattletimes.com/html/pacificnw/2022943424_0309tastexml.html" target="_blank">his recipe for his famous handmade crackers</a>, which he makes with homegrown poppy seeds. &nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Dick Stein 14717 at http://kplu.org Making Homemade Crackers The 'Easiest Thing In The World' Exciting news for cracker snackers http://kplu.org/post/exciting-news-cracker-snackers <p>No, not&nbsp; about Cracker the p(t)et pterodactyl in <a href="http://www.scholastic.com/captainunderpants/">Captain Underpants</a>. He&#39;d snack on you. Nor do I refer to the <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hamadryas_(butterfly)"><em>Hamadryas</em>&nbsp; </a>genus of brush-footed butterflies commonly called The Cracker. This is about the kind of crackers you eat. And eat. And eat. Wed, 29 Feb 2012 12:30:00 +0000 Dick Stein 4269 at http://kplu.org Exciting news for cracker snackers