If you ever find yourself with stale bread or bread that didn’t quite turn out, make croutons! This is a great way to save money and they’re so much healthier than store-bought.
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Source: Simply In Season
4 cups bread cubes
1 1/2 Tbs Parmesan cheese (grated)
1/2 tsp dried thyme
1/4 tsp dried marjoram
2 tsp dried parsley
1. Spread the bread cubes on a baking sheet and bake at 350F for 10-15 minutes, until it’s crisp and dry. Lightly spray the cubes with oil.
2. Mix together remaining ingredients and toss with toasted cubes. Bake again for another 5 minutes or until crisp.
Yield: 4 cups (1/4 cup is a serving)
The Verdict: DH didn’t like this, as he didn’t like the original bread it was made from. Our friends, however, loved it. Just goes to show that not everyone is going to agree.
Serving size: 1/16 of a recipe (1.2 ounces).
Percent daily values based on the Reference Daily Intake (RDI) for a 2000 calorie diet.
Nutrition information calculated by Living Cookbook Recipe Management Software.
Amount Per Serving
Calories From Fat (6%) 7
% Daily Value
Total Fat 0.82g 1%
Saturated Fat 0.24g 1%
Cholesterol 0.73mg <1%
Sodium 7.96mg <1%
Potassium 35.89mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 24.88g 8%
Fiber 0.83g 3%
Protein 4.29g 9%
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