“Cheesy” Turmeric Flaxseed Crackers
When it comes to snacking, we always end up munching on unhealthy items. Can we ever have healthy snacks that taste good, and not put us on guilt trip? The “Cheesy Turmeric Flaxseed Cracker” is the perfect snack that is both healthy, delicious and guilt-free!
The recipe contains Nature’s Superfoods Chia Seeds, known for improving blood sugar levels, reducing inflammation, promoting heart health, and more. Furthermore, flaxseeds are fiber-rich that help control cholesterol levels and aid weight reduction. All the ingredients used in the recipe are natural and organic to ensure there are no compromises made on health.
Let’s take a look at the steps to prepare this healthy snack and the required ingredients:
- Chia Seeds or Ground Flaxseeds (1 Cup)
- Whole Flaxseeds (1/2 Cup)
- Water (1 Cup)
- Garlic Powder (1/3 Teaspoon)
- Nature’s Superfoods Nutritional Yeast (2 Tablespoons)
- Chopped Zucchini (1 Cup)
- Liquid Amino (1/2 Teaspoon)
- Nature’s Superfoods Turmeric Powder (1/2 Teaspoon)
Step 1) Preheat the oven while keeping the temperature to 180 degrees. Alternatively, you can also use a dehydrator.
Step 2) Take a large bowl and put garlic powder, turmeric powder, and all other ingredients except water. Gradually add water until a soft dough is formed by mixing all the constituents.
Step 3) Once the mixture is ready, spread it evenly on the parchment paper. You can also use a silicon baking sheet or a lined tray.
Step 4) Cut the spread into small square-shaped pieces before putting them in the oven for baking.
Step 5) Put the tray in the oven and bake for around 40 minutes until the spread pieces become hard.
Frequently Asked Questions ( FAQs)
What To Do If The Crackers Are Not Binding Properly?
Add a tablespoon of guar gum while making the dough. It helps the mixture to bind, and the crackers don’t break after baking.
How To Save The Crackers From Burning?
Keep the baking temperature low, and regularly check in between, to ensure the crackers attain the required hardness and don’t get burnt.
How To Make The Quinoa Extra Flavourful?
You can toast the quinoa grains before cooking or use chicken/vegetable broth instead of water. Both ways are effective for enhancing quinoa flavours.
Can I Add Flavour To The Cheesy Turmeric Flaxseed Crackers?
Yes, you can! Here are some of the combinations we recommend:
- Along with turmeric powder, add coriander and cumin.
- Dried oregano with olives or chopped sundried tomatoes.
- With garlic powder, add dried Italian herbs.
The “Cheesy Turmeric Flaxseed Cracker” is a healthy snack recipe that requires almost no cooking and gets prepared in a short time. This recipe only uses healthy ingredients like nutritional yeast and various seeds, focusing on taste without compromising health. So, whether to satisfy your snack craving or that of your kids, don’t forget to try the “Cheesy Turmeric Flaxseed Crackers”.