The Bread Box-Blog

16
Jan

toast frozen bread

Want to Minimize Waste? Toast Your Frozen Bread

Picture this: you just got home with some delicious brie cheese and you can’t wait to spread it on some toasted bread. Yet, when you look in your cabinet, the bread you’ve been using has grown mold.

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08
Jan

Scientific Reasons for Eating Bread

Scientific Reasons for Eating Bread

Ask anyone taking part in the “keto” diet and they will tell you why you should avoid eating bread. They’ll claim such things as that it is fattening, can cause Alzheimer’s, and so on.

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17
Dec

Healthy Antioxidant Found in Bread Crust

The Healthy Antioxidant Found in Bread Crust

You may want to think twice next time you throw away the crust of your sandwich. A new study from the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry reports that the bread’s crust contains pronyl-lysine.

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06
Dec

Names for the End Slice of Bread

The Various Names for the End Slice of Bread

Have you ever looked at a loaf of bread and wondered: what is the name for these two end slices? Around the world, people have come up with many different names for the end slice of bread.

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15
Nov

thanksgiving bread basket

Ideas for Your Thanksgiving Bread Basket

Bread plays a more important role in a Thanksgiving dinner than you might think. People will need a break in between scarfing down massive amounts of turkey, ham, mashed potatoes, baked ziti, and green beans.

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02
Nov

putting butter on bread

The Origin of Putting Butter on Bread

Suprisingly, the first smearing of butter on bread was not by Copernicus, the same astronomer who first suggested that the Earth revolves around the Sun, despite popular belief. Recent evidence points to this delicious pair making their debut as early as the 15th century, by a fly fishing woman named Juliana Berners.

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26
Oct

twist tie color

The Meaning Behind a Twist Tie Color

Though we all have a different favorite brand or type of bread, they all share one thing in common: the twist tie sealing their freshness. Have you ever wondered why these twist ties come in different colors?

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08
Oct

How Much Healthier is Whole Wheat Bread

How Much Healthier is Whole Wheat Bread?

We all have heard people preaching about how whole wheat bread is much better for you than traditional white bread. However, not everyone is aware of the specific reasons why.

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21
Sep

simple leftover bread recipes

Simple Leftover Bread Recipes

Did you know that roughly 24 million slices of bread are thrown away every day? Considering how much everyone loves bread, this is some hard news to accept.

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07
Sep

ways bread can be oddly useful

8 Ways Bread Can Be Oddly Useful

Do you find yourself obsessed with bread? If you are eating it with almost every meal there’s a good chance you are.

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