1/1 Photo of Barefoot Contessa's Panzanella Salad
From her book "Parties"
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- 3 tablespoons olive oil
- 1 small French bread, cut into 1-inch cubes (6 cups)
- 1 teaspoon kosher salt
- 2 large firm ripe tomatoes, cut into 1-inch cubes
- 1 English cucumber, unpeeled, seeded, and sliced 1/2-inch thick
- 1 red bell pepper, seeded and cut into 1-inch cubes
- 1 yellow bell pepper, seeded and cut into 1-inch cubes
- 1/2 red onion, cut in 1/2 and thinly sliced
- 20 large basil leaves, coarsely chopped
- 3 tablespoons capers, drained
- 1Heat the oil in a large saute pan.
- 2Add the bread and salt; cook over low to medium heat, tossing frequently, for 10 minutes, or until nicely browned.
- 3Add more oil as needed.
- 4For the Vinaigrette.
- 5Whisk all the ingredients together.
- 6In a large bowl, mix the tomatoes, cucumber, red pepper, yellow pepper, red onion, basil, and capers.
- 7Add the bread cubes and toss with the vinaigrette.
- 8Season liberally with salt and pepper.
- 9Serve, or allow the salad to sit for about half an hour for the flavors to blend.
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Nutritional Facts for Barefoot Contessa's Panzanella Salad
Serving Size: 1 (108 g)
Servings Per Recipe: 12
- Amount Per Serving
- % Daily Value
- Calories 137.4
- Calories from Fat 113
- Total Fat 12.6 g
- Saturated Fat 1.7 g
- Cholesterol 0.0 mg
- Sodium 301.1 mg
- Total Carbohydrate 5.9 g
- Dietary Fiber 1.1 g
- Sugars 1.9 g
- Protein 1.2 g
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