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sliced garlic bread

Homemade Garlic Bread

Did someone say Homemade Garlic Bread? This is the tastiest recipe for extra cheesy and extra garlicky garlic bread! Jazz up store bought french bread with a simple homemade garlic butter.
Course Breads
Cuisine Italian
Keyword garlic bread
Prep Time 8 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Servings 12 servings
Calories 184kcal


  • 1/2 cup salted butter softened
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • salt & pepper to taste
  • 1 teaspoon parsley freeze-dried or fresh
  • 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 loaf french bread


  • In a small bowl, stir butter, garlic, garlic powder, salt, pepper and parsley together until well combined.
    stirred garlic butter
  • Stir in cheeses.
    cheeses added into garlic butter
  • Cut french bread evenly in half lengthwise and remove any excess crumbs.
    french bread sliced in half
  • Divide butter mixture in half and spread in an even layer across the two cut sides of the loaves.
    garlic butter dolloped on bread
  • Place garlic bread on foil lined baking sheet and broil on high until brown and bubbly and melted. You may have to move the pan around to get it to broil evenly. Cut into 24 skinny pieces, 12 per side. 1 serving is 2 pieces.
    garlic bread in foil


Calories: 184kcal | Carbohydrates: 19g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 10g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 25mg | Sodium: 285mg | Potassium: 43mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 278IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 58mg | Iron: 1mg