Mix and Match : Bread

Bread Pudding

• Cut 4-6 slices of bread into 1/2 inch squares.

• Coat 8-inch pan with cooking spray. Add bread.

• Mix 3 cups milk, 2 eggs, 1/2 cup sugar and 1 teaspoon vanilla or cinnamon. Pour over bread.

• Bake at 300° F for 60 minutes until mixture is firm and an inserted knife comes out clean.

Cheese Toast

• Spread grated cheese over a slice of bread and place in a microwave or under a broiler until the cheese is melted.

Bread Crumbs

• Put dry bread into a plastic bag and crush until fine. Use to coat meat, chicken or fish before cooking.

• Add to meatloaf or use to thicken soups.

Adapted from Eating Well For Less