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Baked croutons

Bread Croutons

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 2 cups(roughly)
Author Hema Magesh


  • 5 slices bread
  • 1-2 tbsp butter


  • Preheat the oven to 180°C.
  • Apply the butter on all the bread slices. Cut them into small cubes. I made 16 cubes out of one slice.
    bread croutons prep steps 1&2
  • Grease a shallow baking pan, preferably dark colored one. Arrange the cubes on it apart from each other.
  • Bake for 7-10 minutes. Turn the croutons and bake the other side for another 7 minutes. The second side will get browned faster. 
    bread croutons prep steps 3&4
  • Serve with soups or salads. Left overs can be cooled and stored in air tight containers.
    bread croutons prep step 5