Summer's Best Salad: Tomatoes Star in Panzanella

Now that ripe, juicy tomatoes are abundant residents at farmers markets around the country, it's time to make panzanella, an Italian-style tomato-and-bread salad. This is one of my favorite dishes of summer because it highlights that can't-be-beat tomato flavor. It's also a wonderful way to use up stale bread, so it's a frugal option at this time of year! ...more
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Sandwich in a Bowl—Panzanella Salad with Oven Roasted Tomatoes Recipe

Panzanella salad is really a “sandwich in a bowl.” The idea first came to me after trying to describe this delicious and refreshing dish to a couple of friends who’ve never had it. Really! Who’s never heard of Panzanella? And after I finished reciting all the possible ingredients that make up this dish, I realized that it’s everything for the making of a great sandwich!...more
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