Roasted Pumpkin Croutons Recipe

Roasted Pumpkin Croutons Recipe
Staff Writer

Roasted Pumpkin Croutons Recipe from from Ricky Eisen, President and Founder of Between the Bread (http://www.betweenthebread.com/), Manhattan’s premier café and corporate catering company for more than 35 years.

Ingredients

  • fresh cubed pumpkin
  • salt
  • olive oil

Directions

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Toss pumpkin in salt and olive oil. Line baking sheet with parchment paper.
Spread cubes of pumpkin on baking sheet and bake until pumpkin is soft and slightly charred at corners.

Pumpkin Shopping Tip

Look for vegetables that are firm and bright in color – avoid those that are wilted or have wrinkled skins, which are signs of age.

Pumpkin Cooking Tip

Vegetable should typically be cooked as quickly as possible, as they can become bland and mushy, and lose vitamins and minerals.