Panera Bread Recipes, Hints & Videos
They bake more fresh bread each day than any other company like it and at every location they have trained bakers who make each loaf from scratch. But, you don't have to visit Panera to make some of their great sandwiches and soups; just check out the recipes below.
Panera Bread Sandwich Recipes
Making this famous restaurant sandwich is easy (and much cheaper!). This recipe makes enough to feed a large party.
2 1/2 C. heavy mayonnaise
2 Tbs. sugar
1/3 C. pureed chipotle in adobo sauce
3 medium limes, juiced
20 wedges Asiago cheese focaccia, split
5 lb. smoked turkey breast, sliced thin
2 large sweet onions, sliced very thin
1 lb. field greens, washed, dried and chilled
Blend mayonnaise, sugar, pureed chipotle and lime juice together in a medium bowl. Cover and place in refrigerator for at least 30 minutes before serving.
For Each Serving: On bottom piece of split foccacia, spread 2 Tbs. of chipotle mayonnaise. Top with 4 oz. turkey and 1 slice onion. Lightly cover with greens. Replace top of foccacia.
Yield: 20 sandwiches
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Panera Bread Soup Recipes
This is really rich and lasts a long time.
1 Tbs. butter, melted
1/2 medium onion, chopped
1/4 C. flour
1/4 C. melted butter
2 C. Half & Half
2 C. chicken stock
1/2 lb. fresh broccoli
1 C. carrots, julienned
1/4 tsp. nutmeg
Salt and pepper, to taste
8 oz. grated sharp cheddar
Sauté onion in butter. Set aside. Cook melted butter and flour using a whisk over medium heat for about 4 minutes. Be sure to stir frequently. Slowly add the Half & Half, continue stirring. Add the chicken stock whisking all the time. Simmer for 20 minutes.
Add the broccoli, carrots and onions. Cook over low heat until the veggies are tender, about 20 minutes. Add salt and pepper. By now the soup should be thickened. Pour in batches into blender and puree. Return the puree to the pot and place over low heat, add the grated cheese; stir until well blended. Stir in the nutmeg. Serve.
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Panera Bread Recipe Hints & Videos
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