Panera Bread (called St. Louis Bread Company in the St. Louis metropolitan area) is a chain of bakery–café quick casual restaurants in the United States and Canada that sells breads, sandwiches, soups, salads, and other bakery items. This site will provide copycat recipes and recipes using products sold at the Panera Bread restaurants. Panera Bread Co. has 1,736 bakery cafes in 45 states and Canada under the Panera Bread, Saint Louis Bread Co. and Paradise Bakery & Cafe brands.
Appetizer Roll Ups
tomato-basil, sourdough, or French loaves), sliced thin
8 ounces cream cheese softened
4 ounces blue cheese, crumbled
3 tablespoons minced green onion or
1 tablespoon chopped fresh chives
1/3 cup melted butter or margarine
Optional: Before rolling bread, add a thin layer of shaved ham.
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 tightly. Brush with the 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 F for 10 to 12 minutes.