Grinding Bread Crumbs

Learn how to grind fresh homemade bread crumbs with your Blendtec or Vitamix commercial blender. The Bread Crumbs have no preservatives or additives. For plain omit the herbs and spices.


Toasted bread slices 4
Dried parsley 1/2 Teaspoon
Garlic powder 1/2 Teaspoon
Kosher salt 1/2 Teaspoon
Dried oregano 1/4 Teaspoon
Dried basil 1/4 Teaspoon
Onion powder 1/4 Teaspoon
Black pepper 1/4 Teaspoon



1. In the blendtec combine the toasted bread slices, dried parsley, garlic powder, kosher salt, dried oregano, dried basil, onion powder and black pepper.

2. Press the manual button on the blendtec for coarse crumbs take it to speed 1, for fine crumbs use speed 3.

3. Blend for 25 seconds until desired consistency.


4. Use the Breadcrumbs to coat your chicken breasts.


If using a vitamix start off with speed 1 and slowly increase to speed 3. Blend for about 30 seconds.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Very Easy
Servings: 4

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 86Calories from Fat 10

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 1 g1.5%

Saturated Fat %

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 392 mg16.33%

Total Carbohydrates 16 g5.3%

Dietary Fiber 1 g4%

Sugars 1 g

Protein 4 g8%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet