Bread Crumbs Topping - Papa Vince

Bread Crumbs Topping

 Mediterranean / Vegan Diet


How to make 

  1. Toast bread in the oven for approximately 10 minutes
  2. Put in the food processor to make the breadcrumbs but do not grind into a powder.  Peel fresh garlic cloves
  3. Place whole garlic clove in the saucepan
  4. Add breadcrumbs
  5. Add 1 1/2 tbsp of Papa Vince Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  6. Warm on stove at low heat
  7. Saute for about 2 minutes. Constantly stir and turn to prevent mixture from burning. Once toasty & crunchy, it is ready!!
  8. Remove garlic cloves before serving
  9. Sprinkle on your pasta or favorite food as a topping to create a delightfully crunchy texture.

Preparation Time

  • Prep Time: 15 mins
  • Cook Time: 15 mins
  • Serves: 4 people


In times gone by, cheese was expensive in Sicily and so the people found a very creative way to replace the cheese in their pasta, by using natural bread crumbs.

This may be a new concept for us who are used to cheese but give the recipe a try, it's absolutely delicious!

This Recipe is also super simple and it will make you a star in the kitchen.

I am going to show you step-by-step how to make your own natural bread crumbs from scratch, it's the Sicilian way!


Watch the video & enjoy!