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Mom lines up Saltine crackers on tray, makes her famous Christmas ‘crack’ in no time

Christmas Crack, a delicious holiday delicacy, is a must-try for those with a sweet tooth. This addictive treat combines chocolate, caramel, and crisp crackers in a perfectly balanced mix of flavors and textures. Its name reflects its irresistible nature; it’s hard to stop at just one piece. Although the origins of Christmas Crack are somewhat mysterious, it has become a favorite at holiday celebrations worldwide.

This treat offers versatile serving options. For a simple presentation, break it into uneven pieces to reveal the caramelized layers. Arrange it on a decorative platter and sprinkle with powdered sugar or crushed candy canes for a festive touch. To elevate the dessert experience, serve Christmas Crack with vanilla ice cream, whipped cream, a warm cup of cocoa, or spiced cider.


1 package saltine crackers (enough to cover your baking tray)

2 cups chopped semi-sweet chocolate chunks

1 cup dark brown sugar

1 cup unsalted butter

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

1/4 teaspoon salt


Preheat your oven to 400°F.

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