Melt butter in a microwave-safe dish for 35 seconds. Remove and add 1 Tbs dry ranch dressing mix.
Drizzle butter over the cubes of bread. Sprinkle another 1 Tbs of dry ranch dressing mix over the top and stir to coat.
Remove the basket & toss the bread with a spoon. Fry for another 2 minutes. Let them cool and add to soup or salad.