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Holiday Recipes
Tomato & Basil Bread Salad

Tomato & Bread Salad

Wheat Sandwich Bread


  • 10 slices of Aunt Millie's White or Wheat Sandwich Bread
  • 5 large tomatoes (about 5 cups), chopped into a 1" dice
  • 1 small red onion, thinly sliced
  • 1 package dry Italian dressing mix
  • Balsamic Vinegar
  • Vegetable or Olive Oil
  • 4 oz. shaved Parmesan cheese
  • Basil leaves, sliced thinly (optional)

Yield: 8 Servings


  1. Preheat oven to 250 degrees. Lay the bread slices on a baking sheet and bake until dry and toasty, approximately 10-15 minutes. When toasted, cut into 1" dice pieces.
  2. Prepare Italian dressing according to package directions, using Balsamic vinegar, water, and oil of your choice. Set aside.
  3. Chop tomatoes into larger chunks and place into a large serving bowl. Add sliced red onions. Toss tomatoes and onions with Italian dressing.
  4. When ready to serve, toss bread in bowl with tomatoes and onions.
  5. Top with parmesan and basil (if using).
  6. Serve immediately.

Recipe courtesy of Kim Grathwohl

Nutrition Information:

Serving Size 1 Serving (228 g)
Number of Servings 8
Calories 380
Calories from Fat 240
Total Fat 27g 41% DV
Saturated Fat 5g 25% DV
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 8g
Monounsaturated Fat 12g
Cholesterol 10mg 3% DV
Sodium 910mg 38% DV
Potassium 320mg 9% DV
Total Carbohydrate 26g 9% DV
Dietary Fiber 2g 8% DV
Sugar 6g
Protein 9g

*Percent Daily Values (%DV) are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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