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.
Sauteed Onion & Tomato Sandwiches
2 medium onions, sliced
1 teaspoon olive oil
3 small red and/or yellow tomatoes, thinly sliced
Shredded lettuce leaves
4 oz. spreadable Brie cheese or tub-style cream cheese
In a large skillet cook onions in hot oil over medium-high heat for 5 to 7 minutes or until onions are tender and just starting to brown, stirring frequently.
Remove from heat; cool slightly.
To assemble, lightly spread one side of bread with honey mustard.
Top with the onion slices, tomato slices, shredded lettuce, and basil.
Spread one side of the remaining bread slices with Brie cheese.
Place the bread slices, cheese sides down, on top of sandwiches.