10 Genius Uses for White Bread Better Than Sandwiches

Good ol’ white bread! The bottom line is that it’s a classic favorite dating back to childhood and invokes some serious nostalgia. From clutch sandwiches to a makeshift hot dog bun, white bread has been there through the thick and the thin. I’m here to help you get a little more out your white bread.

Enjoy these 10 uses for white bread besides making that sandwich in your sometimes sad desk lunch.

1. White Chocolate Berry Bread Pudding

White chocolate BErry Bread Pudding
The Little Kitchen

There’s a reason that the Chopped dessert round normally features bread pudding as a go-to! The dish is so simple and has many variations, from sweet to savory.

Get the recipe here.

2. Homemade Croutons

Homemade croutons - white bread
The Kitchn

Add some flare to that huge salad you make for weekday lunches. The croutons will take you and your food to the next level.

The longer they sit out, the better they become! Get the recipe here.

3. French Toast

french toast
12 Tomatoes

An old time breakfast favorite, French toast is a staple in this thing we call life. Turn that white bread into a dish that can hold its own and fill your stomach.

Get the perfect brunch recipe here.

4. Gruyère White Cheddar Cheese and Kale Strata

white-bread
The Endless Meal

Remember those variations of bread pudding I mentioned earlier? Well, this is a strata which is basically a savory bread pudding. Enjoy its greatness.

Get the recipe here.

5. Caprese Chicken Panzanella

white-bread
Peanut Butter and Peppers

Bread salad? Yes, you read that right. What can go wrong with a Caprese salad?

This is especially perfect for using up stale white bread as the crunchy texture adds depth to the dish. Get the recipe here.

6. Aged Pilsner and Cheddar Fondue

Aged Cheddar and Pilsner Fondue
Food 52

This fondue is amazing! The only place that has something to rival this is the Melting Pot. If you want the at-home equivalent, then you have come to the right place.

Get the cheesy, dreamy recipe here.

7. Salmon Crostini

Smoked Salmon Crostini - Easy Appetizer Recipe
Tori Avey

Bagels and lox mixed with a little imagination will bring you to this amazing place where white bread really shines.

Get the recipe here.

8. Avocado Toast

California Avocado Toast Three Ways
California Avocado

Welcome to the craze that’s taking over the nation. Put some healthiness in your breakfast and get a full protein start to your day.

Get the recipe here.

9. French Bread Sauce

French bread sauce
BBC Good Food

You read that right. If you never thought about making a sauce out of bread, you’re not alone. However, could you imagine the possibilities?

Get the recipe here.

10. Lobster Roll Cones

Lobster Roll Cones
My Recipes

Put a little finesse in that white bread with these lobster rolls with a bit of a twist. You’ll love it!

Get the recipe here.