Stuff to do with stale bread after Storm Emma
This is not a recipe book. Just a few ideas to use up any bread you might have hanging around after the storm.
Quick and easy stuff to do. Flavoursome and filling. You have loads of snow to be clearing. You need to stock up on some calories to fuel that hard work.
Recipes to use up stale bread
French toast – Eggy bread
Splash of milk
Bread cut into triangles
Oil for frying
Heat frying pan with a little oil
Whisk up eggs, milk, salt
Dip both sides of bread to soak up the egg.
Fry both sides
Serve with sweet or savoury accompaniments.
Maple syrup, honey, rashers, mixed berries . . .
Bread and butter pudding
Eggs, cream, milk, sultanas, butter, sugar.
Later buttered bread and sultanas
Make a custard
Pour over, leave for 10 minutes. Bake
Frozen summer fruit
Using your nutri- bullet, blender, food processor
Rip up the bread into small pieces, blend/grind into bread crumbs.
Melt butter in a pan
Add crumbs, herbs, salt, pepper
Mix together store in fridge for later
If you want to make bread crumbs for breading or coating you can dry out the bread in a low oven. Grind into fine breadcrumbs.
As mentioned this isn’t a recipe book. Just a few ideas. If you are interested in any of these dishes you can always Google them!
See you all on Monday