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What Is Panera Signature Sauce?

Are you ordering food at Panera Bread? Interested in having a sandwich and either noticed it includes Signature Sauce, or you see it listed as an optional condiment to add? Wondering what it is and whether or not you will like it? Well, here is what you will want to know about it!

So, what is Panera Signature Sauce? Panera Signature Sauce is a creamy mayonnaise-based sauced with a hint of heat. It has a somewhat orange color, a relatively thick consistency, and comes included with some sandwiches, as standards. You can also order it on the side.

Sounds good right, and if you like mayonnaise, chances are you’re going to like this.

Besides, would a company like Panera Bread call this sauce their “signature” if it really wasn’t any good?


Nevertheless, you likely still have questions so let’s delve into them!

What Is What Is Panera Signature Sauce Made Of?

Panera Signature Sauce is made of Soybean Oil, Distilled Vinegar, Water, Tomato Paste, Sugar, Egg Yolk, Corn Starch, Green Olive Puree [Green Olives, Water, Distilled Vinegar, Salt, Lactic Acid], Red Wine Vinegar, Salt, Green Bell Pepper Puree [Green Bell Pepper, Distilled Vinegar, Salt], Dried Green Bell Pepper, Mustard Flour, Allspice, Dried Parsley, Black Pepper, Dried Celery Seed, Cinnamon, Dried Ginger, Nutmeg, Garlic [Garlic, Water, Citric Acid], Dried Garlic, Lactic Acid, Paprika, Oleoresin Turmeric [Color], Dried Onion).

Want to make Panera Signature sauce at home? -> Panera Signature Sauce Recipe

What Does Panera Signature Sauce Taste Like?

Panera Signature sauce is creamy, sweet, tangy and has an element of heat.

It’s similar in some ways to Sriracha mayo, without as much heat.

What Menu Items Come With Signature Sauce At Panera Bread?

The Bacon Turkey Bravo Sandwich is the only menu item that comes with Signature sauce as standard at Panera Bread.

However, when ordering you can either:

  • Add the sauce as an additional condiment to another Sandwich,
  • Specify how much you would like – you can choose to have no Signature Sauce with your Bacon Turkey Bravo Sandwich, or opt for a “light, Regular, Extra, or Serving on the Side”


Panera Bread’s Signature Sauce is pretty tasty stuff.

And the fact that you can order it on the side makes it ideal for trying.

Besides, if you don’t like it you don’t have to it it.

Mind, this is a sauce that really adds flavor to the Bacon Turkey Bravo Sandwich or any other sandwich you add it to for that matter!