Panera Bread Torn Croutons Recipe

Panera Bread Torn Croutons Recipe
Ingredients for panera bread recipes :

* 1 loaf Panera Sourdough bread
* 5 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
* 1 teaspoon salt (Kosher or Sea)
* Freshly ground black pepper, to taste
* 1 clove garlic, finely minced
* 1 tablespoon fresh or 1 teaspoon dried mixed herbs, usally consists basil, marjoram, oregano and thyme.


1. Preheat the oven to 300° F.
2. Slice the loaf in half or lengthwise, so you can get at the soft bread inside - do not use the crust. With your fingers, tear away pieces of bread that are approximately 1/2" to 3/4" in diameter.
3. Place them in a large bowl and whisk the oil, salt, pepper and garlic together in the bowl and toss until they are all evenly coated.
4. Spread them on a large baking sheet and place in the oven for 15 to 20 minutes, stirring them ever 5 minutes, until they are golden brown.
5. The panera bread recipe is ready to serve.....enjoy in salads or stuffing or munchin'..

Panera Bread Broccoli And Cheese Soup In Bread Bowls Recipe

Panera Bread Broccoli And Cheese Soup In Bread Bowls Recipe
A nice panera bread recipe to try !

* 1 tbls. butter, melted
* 1/2 onion, finely chopped
* 1/4 cup flour
* 1/4 cup butter, melted
* 2 cups half & half
* 2 cups chicken stock
* 1/2 lb. fresh broccoli
* 1 cup carrots, finely chopped
* 1/4 tsp. nutmeg
* Salt & pepper, to taste
* 2 cups grated sharp cheddar cheese
* 4 Breadbowls


1. Saute onion in 1 tbls. butter
2. In another pan, cook melted butter and flour , whisking over medium heat for 3-4 minutes
3. Slowly add half & half while continuing to whisk
4. Add chicken stock, while continuing to whisk
5. Once it starts to simmer, let simmer for 20 minutes
6. Add broccoli, carrots and onions
7. Cook over low heat until veggies are tender
8. Add salt and pepper
9. Pour in batches into blender and mix or use immersion blender
10. Return to pot and over low heat, add cheese, stirring until well blended
11. Stir in the nutmeg
12. Cut tops off of panera bread bowls
13. Hollow out
14. Pour soup into bowls...and the panera bread recipe is ready to serve...enjoy it !