Simply Organic Recipes
Panzanella a la Frontier (Italian Bread Salad)

Ingredients
1 loaf (1-pound) hearty, day old-bakery bread
1/2 cup olive oil
3 tablespoons red wine vinegar
1 package {Simply Organic Tomato Basil Spaghetti Sauce} mix
8 ounces fresh mozzarella balls, preferably Ciliegine (cherry-sized)
1 pint grape tomatoes
1/2 cup Kalamata olives
Directions
1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
2. Cut bread in 1-inch cubes, place on a large, rimmed baking sheet, and bake for 5 to 10 minutes. Set aside.
3. In a small bowl, whisk together the olive oil, vinegar and Spaghetti Sauce mix.
4. Drain the mozzarella balls and place in a large mixing bowl.
5. Slice the tomatoes and olives in half length-wise and place in the mixing bowl with mozzarella. Add the bread cubes.
6. Pour dressing over the mixture and thoroughly stir. Serve immediately.

Ease of Preparation: Easy

Preparation Time: 15 min

Cook Time: 10 min

Servings: 10

From: Test Kitchen

Chef Suggestions
For extra Italian flavor, top salad with a few tablespoons fresh chopped basil leaves.
Nutrition Facts
As prepared, each serving contains 260 calories, 17g total fat, 15mg cholesterol, 400mg sodium, 22g total carbohydrate and 7g protein.

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