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How to Make Croutons ~ So Good and Easy

how to make croutons at home in a pan on the stove.  In just a few mins you will have buttery, flavorful croutons that are crispy on the outside and chewy on the inside.  They are absolutely heavenly and I bet you will be popping them in your mouth before they get to your soup or salad.  So you better make lots! 
Course Snack
Cuisine Canadian
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 7 minutes
Total Time 12 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 153kcal
Author Julie & Debbie


  • 2 cups bread cubes we like sourdough
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/2 tbsp your favorite spice blend without salt
  • 1/2 tsp salt


  • Heat a pan on med to medium-low heat.  Add the butter, olive oil and wait till the butter is melted. Add the spice mix and salt and mix together.
  •  Add the bread cubes and stir till they soak up all the butter.  Cook till nicely browned. Cool completely and they will become crunchy.


Serving: 1g | Calories: 153kcal | Carbohydrates: 7g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 13g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 15mg | Sodium: 413mg | Potassium: 17mg | Vitamin A: 175IU | Calcium: 6mg | Iron: 0.5mg