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Bread crumbs

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Breadcrumbs or bread crumbs are small particles of dry bread, which are used for breading or crumbing foods, topping casseroles, stuffing poultry, thickening stews, and adding inexpensive bulk to meatloavesThey may be confused with simple cubed, dried bread or croutons, but breadcrumbs are much smaller in size, akin to the size of common ants. and similar foods.

However, the crumb of bread is also a term that refers to the texture of the inner soft part of a loaf of bread, as distinguished from the crust, or "skin".

Dry breadcrumbs are made from very dry bread which has been baked or toasted to remove all remaining moisture, and may have a sandy or even powdery texture. They can be used to make a crisp and crunchy coating for fried foods (see breading).

The breads used to make soft or fresh bread crumbs are not quite as dry, so the crumbs are larger and produce a softer coating, crust, or stuffing. Bread crumbs are most easily produced by pulverizing slices of bread in a food processor, using a steel blade to make coarse crumbs, or a grating blade to make fine crumbs. A grater or similar tool will also do.

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McCormick Panko Bread Crumbs Italian Herb, 21 Ounce

McCormick Panko Bread Crumbs Italian Herb, 21 Ounce

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4C 100% Whole Wheat Seasoned BREAD CRUMBS 13oz (2 Cans)

4C 100% Whole Wheat Seasoned BREAD CRUMBS 13oz (2 Cans)

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13oz. (2 Cans) 4C Foods Corp. is the epitome of the American dream. Beginning as a small family grocery store & cheese business in Brooklyn New York in 1935, 4C Foods has grown to be one of America's premier manufactures of grated Italian cheeses, bread crumbs, iced tea and drink mixes, and a number of other quality food and drink mix products. Today 4C Foods is still a family owned business that is steeped in their founding tradition of offering only the highest quality products and understanding the needs of the American family. This is why 4C Foods is continually creating and innovating new products to satisfy the needs of the consumer, while maintaining the highest quality and remaining sensitive to the buying power of the average family. When other companies are focused on the selling their brand, 4C Foods keeps their eye on making the best products at the best prices. We strongly believe that satisfying the needs of the consumer will translate into a loyal 4C Foods customer.

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Panko Flakes Bread Crumbs Japanese Style

Panko Flakes Bread Crumbs Japanese Style

by Shirakiku

Japanese style bread crumbs Light and crunchy than other bread crumbs Popular for its anti soggy texture Transforms dishes from good to great

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Kikkoman, Panko Bread Crumbs, 8oz Box (Pack of 3)

Kikkoman, Panko Bread Crumbs, 8oz Box (Pack of 3)

by Kikkoman

Kikkoman, Panko Bread Crumbs, 8oz Box (Pack of 3) 8oz Box

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Vigo Italian Style Seasoned Bread Crumbs, 5 Pound

Vigo Italian Style Seasoned Bread Crumbs, 5 Pound

by Vigo Importing Company

Made with fresh bread Seasoned with an authentic formula of spices and freshly grated romano cheese Perfect for breading meats and vegetables Great for meatloafs and meatballs Use as a topping for casseroles to add texture

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Progresso Italian Style Bread Crumbs 24 oz Canister

Progresso Italian Style Bread Crumbs 24 oz Canister

by General Mills

Can be used in anything from hamburgers to fried chicken. All ready seasoned Flavorful

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Nutrition

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 cup (108g)
Amount per Serving
Calories 426Calories from Fat 51
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 5.7g 9%
Saturated Fat 1.3g 6%
Trans Fat ~
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 790mg 33%
Total Carbohydrate 77.7g 26%
Dietary Fiber 5g 19%
Sugars 6.7
Protein 14.4g
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 20% Iron 29%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your caloric needs.

Where found

Bread crumbs are usually found in the bakery section or aisle of the grocery store or supermarket.

Food group

Bread crumbs are a member of the Baked Products USDA nutritional food group.

How much do bread crumbs weigh?

measure grams
1 cup 108
1 oz 28

In Chinese:面包屑
British (UK) term: Bread crumbs
en français:chapelure
en español:pan rallado

Recipes using bread crumbs

There are 1680 recipes that contain this ingredient.

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