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Microwave Croutons

Russ Myers


Wondering what to do with that old bread in your cupboard? Try making some croutons in the microwave and store them for later. All you need is some bread and butter.

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6 Cups
5 Min
5 Min


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6 c
bread cubes
1/2 tsp
garlic or onion salt
1/2 c
melted butter

How to Make Microwave Croutons


  • 1Place bread cubes in a large, low bowl

    Microwave on high for 6 minutes, stirring occasionally, until cubes begin to dry
  • 2Sprinkle with flavored salt and toss with melted butter to coat evenly.

    Microwave on high for 4 to 6 minutes, stirring each minute, until crispy and dry

    Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator.
  • 3Tip:
    Italian Croutons: Add 1 tablespoon Italian herb seasoning when salt and butter are added

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About Microwave Croutons

Course/Dish: Other Breads, Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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