Homemade bread sauce

Bread sauce, is not to be forgotten at your Christmas lunch. Its benefits are beyond the big day itself because bread sauce is your secret weapon for making the best left over Boxing day sandwiches ever. As well as being a tasty accompaniment to your Christmas lunch, bread sauce is the butter for your sandwiches the next day. Like cranberry sauce, this is another really easy recipe and you'll find it is better than a packet or jar if you prepare your own.


  • I onion
  • 4 cloves
  • 2 bay leafs
  • ¼ teaspoon nutmeg
  • 700ml milk
  • 2-3 cups panko crumb (can be any crumb, fresh or dried)