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.
STEAKHOUSE SALAD with Ginger Dressing
Panera Bread Recipe
2 tablespoons minced scallions (white part only)
2 tablespoons rice vinegar or cider vinegar
2 tablespoons peanut oil or canola oil
4 teaspoons grated fresh ginger root
4 teaspoons minced celery
1 tablespoon water
2 teaspoons sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons soy sauce
1 1/2 teaspoons ketchup
1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice
1/2 teaspoon salt
3 cups chopped iceberg lettuce
1 cup shredded red cabbage
1 large tomato, sliced
1 carrot, peeled and julienned or shredded
1/2 cucumber, peeled and sliced
In a blender or small food processor, combine scallions, vinegar, oil, ginger root, celery, water, sugar, soy sauce, ketchup, lemon juice, and salt. Puree until blended, about 1 minute.
In a large serving bowl, combine lettuce, cabbage, tomato, carrot, and cucumber. Pour the dressing on top and toss gently to mix. Serve immediately.