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Salad Basics: Crunchy Croutons

Salad Basics: Crunchy Croutons

These simple homemade Crunchy Croutons are the star of every salad.

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"I heard the more colorful your salad is, the better it is for you. So, I swapped my croutons for M & M's!"

- Anonymous


8 slices French baguette, cut into 1/2-inch cubes
1 tbsp olive oil
1/4 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese
1 tsp kosher salt


1) Preheat oven to 350°F. Coat a baking sheet with non-stick cooking spray.

2) In a large bowl, toss bread cubes with olive oil. Add Parmesan and salt, tossing well. Spread pieces on baking sheet and bake 15 minutes, stirring frequently.

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