Panera Bread Appetizer Rollups


Monday, April 4th 2011, 10:27 am
By: News On 6


Ingredients:

12 slices of Panera bread

(Suggestions: Tomato-Basil, Whole Grain, Sourdough or French– sliced thin)

1, 8-oz package cream cheese softened

1, 4-oz package blue cheese, crumbled

3 T. minced green onion OR 1 T. chopped fresh chives

1/3 cup melted butter or margarine

Optional ingredient:

Before rolling bread, add a thin layer of shaved ham

Directions:

Mix together the cream cheese, blue cheese, green onion or chives.

Trim crusts from bread.

Roll each bread slice with a rolling pin to flatten.

Spread one side of each piece of bread with 2 tablespoons cream cheese mixture.

Roll up the bread slices tightly.

Brush with melted butter.

At this point you may freeze unbaked rollups 3-4 weeks in an airtight container. Thaw in refrigerator before baking.

Bake rollups at 400 degrees for 10 – 12 minutes.