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Holiday Apps Lifestyle

Simply Great Gatherings

A holiday they’ll remember.

Holidays are all about food, no matter how big or small the number of people around the table. With our Panera chef-created ideas for festive appetizers featuring our soups, dressings and more – all available where you buy groceries – this...
Buffalo Chicken Mac & Cheese in a bowl

Simply Great Gatherings

Add a flavor twist to Mac & Cheese

Few dishes are more versatile than Mac & Cheese. Surprise your guests—and your taste buds—with these fun and flavorful twists on an all-time favorite.
time saving tips
Shopping once a week saves time, but how do you keep produce fresh till you’re ready to use it? These simple storage tips will help you keep food fresh longer—and ensure the best flavor.  

Autumn Squash Casserole on plate

Don’t let leftovers languish—with these simple ideas, your Thanksgiving can keep giving…and giving.

chopping onions

Savvy Shortcuts

Knife Knowledge 101

Chef’s knife? Paring knife? Serrated edge? Any way you slice it, knowing which knife to use will save you time in the kitchen and make prep more enjoyable. 

six quick skillet ideas
With school back in session, evening schedules are busier than ever. Before you throw in the kitchen towel, give these recipes a try. Each one features Panera at Home products, family-friendly flavors, minimal prep and easy clean-up so you can spend less...
Asian Sesame Power Salad on a plate

Superfoods give you an automatic nutrient boost—and also pack a lot of flavor. Here are some simple tips for working them into colorful salads and quick and delicious meals.

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As the weather warms, you’re probably ready to step back from the heavy dishes of winter and nosh on meals that’ll leave you with more of a spring in your step. These delicious combinations of soups, salads and sandwiches are perfect for the...

pick the perfect bread

With so many choices filling the shelves at your local grocery store, how do you make the best choice of sliced bread for you and your family?

sliced bread
At Panera, we love baking bread. And, we’ve always believed that wholesome, great-tasting bread is baked with only clean, high-quality ingredients.