graham cracker

gra·​ham cracker | \ ˈgram- , ˈgrā-əm-\

Definition of graham cracker

: a slightly sweet cracker made of whole wheat flour

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Garnish tart with white chocolate chantilly whipped to firm peaks, tonka bean caramel and crumbled graham crackers. Bethany Jean Clement, The Seattle Times, "How to make the best banana cream pie ever," 4 Dec. 2018 Pulse graham crackers, pecans, and 1 tablespoon sugar in a food processor until fine crumbs form. Kate Merker And Talyor Murray, Country Living, "Gingerbread Cheesecake With Pecan-Graham Crust," 7 Dec. 2018 Sprinkle with graham crackers, pecans, and lemon zest. Kate Merker And Talyor Murray, Country Living, "Gingerbread Cheesecake With Pecan-Graham Crust," 7 Dec. 2018 When there was miscommunication with the wedding planner about making arrangements for a s’mores bar, her ex picked up the skewers and ran the whole station, helping guests spread peanut butter and marshmallows on their graham crackers. Alyson Krueger, New York Times, "Should You Invite Your Ex to the Wedding?," 14 Feb. 2018 While traditional s’mores feature a layer of chocolate and roasted marshmallows sandwiched between two graham crackers, there are plenty of other delicious ways to get your s’mores fix. Michelle Gant, Fox News, "National S'mores Day: 8 twists on this classic summer dessert," 10 Aug. 2018 Donham assured them and then handed the little girl a small packet of teddy bear graham crackers inscribed with those very words in Spanish. Miriam Jordan, The Seattle Times, "Separated for 51 days, a reunited migrant family starts a new life in Oregon," 10 Sep. 2018 Their variety of s’more options range from the classic ($3.50) to a doughnut s’more made with the fried treat instead of graham crackers ($5.50). Audrey Gorden, RedEye Chicago, "12 s'mores desserts kicking fall into gear throughout Chicago," 20 Oct. 2017 Located next door to Huss Brewing in Uptown Plaza, the Scheers’ classic chocolate chip will be the best seller, but Kendra is partial to her s’mores recipe with toasted graham crackers. Gwen Ashley Walters, azcentral, "Edible cookie dough: Where in metro Phoenix to buy dough that's safe to eat," 13 July 2018

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First Known Use of graham cracker

1833, in the meaning defined above

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US : a slightly sweet type of cracker

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