Garlic Croutons

Nutrition Bonus: Garlic may not lower cholesterol, but it is
loaded with natural protective chemicals.

Makes about 2 cups

2 cloves roasted garlic
2 tsp olive oil, preferably extra-virgin
1 tbsp fresh lemon juice
1/4 tsp salt
1/4 tsp pepper
2 cups 1/2 inch bread cubes, cut from country-style bread

Preheat oven to 375 degrees. In a bowl, mash roasted garlic with oil. Stir in
lemon juice, salt and pepper; add bread cubes and toss. Spread the croutons
on a baking sheet. Bake until golden, 15 to 20 minutes. Set aside to cool.

SERVING SIZE:  1/3 cup

POINTS:  1.5 (1)

PER SERVING:  40 Calories/2 g Total Fat/0.3 g Saturated Fat
140 mg Sodium/5 g Total Carbohydrate/0 g Dietary Fiber/1 g Protein

* Whenever possible, I calculate ALL my Points on my website with my Offline Points Calculator
in the Half Points Mode, which rounds UP to the nearest Half Point. This keeps my site consistent.

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