Melba Toast

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Better Than Store-Bought: Authoritative recipes that most people never knew they could make at home

By Helen Witty and Elizabeth Schneider

Published 1979

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Making Melba toast is laughably simple if you have very thin white bread to begin with. Use either your own homemade loaves, sliced about half the normal thickness, or, if available in your town, a firm, homemade-type bread sliced extra-thin.

Halve the slices into rectangles, lay them directly