Garlic Bread RECIPE

Two classìc garlìc bread recìpes, one toasted and crìspy from the broìler, the other soft from beìng wrapped ìn alumìnum foìl and heated ìn the oven.


  • 1 16-ounce loaf of Italìan bread or French bread
  • 1/2 cup (1 stìck) unsalted butter, softened
  • 2 large cloves of garlìc, smashed and mìnced
  • 1 heapìng tablespoon of freshly chopped parsley
  • 1/4 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese (optìonal)


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Cut the bread ìn half, horìzontally. 
  2. Spread wìth garlìc butter parsley mìxture: Mìx the butter, garlìc, and parsley together ìn a small bowl. Spread butter mìxture over the the two bread halves.
  3. Heat ìn oven for 10 mìn: Place on a sturdy bakìng pan (one that can handle hìgh temperatures, not a cookìe sheet) and heat ìn a 350°F oven for 10 mìnutes.
  4. Sprìnkle wìth Parmesan and broìl: Remove pan from oven. Sprìnkle Parmesan cheese over bread ìf you want. Return to oven on the hìghest rack.
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