How To Use Up Bread

This strata needs an entire loaf of bread, so it's definitely a great way to use up bread. If you only have half a loaf left, just half every other ingredient. It's part dessert, part breakfast. The rich salted caramel and banana breakfast strata recipe is good for a crowd. A strata means a layered casserole in American cuisine. It often has bread, eggs, and cheese. It's named after stratum, the different-colored layers of sedentary rock you can see sometimes, especially places like the Grand Canyon.

Part dessert, part breakfast, this entirely enjoyable one-pan strata (the Italian version of bread pudding) is a lovely way to feed a crowd for a special occasion. If you’re short on time, you can use purchased caramel sauce. Just be sure so add the salt to taste.... Read More