Garlic Bread

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 10 Minutes
Bake: 15 Minutes


1/2 cup butter, softened
2 large garlic cloves, pressed
4 teaspoons chopped fresh basil*
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1 (16-ounce) French bread loaf, split horizontally
1 cup (4 ounces) shredded Italian six-cheese blend


Stir together first 4 ingredients in a small bowl until well blended; spread mixture evenly on cut sides of bread halves. Sprinkle evenly with cheese. Place on a baking sheet.

Bake at 375° for 15 minutes or until cheese is melted.

*1/2 teaspoon dried Italian seasoning may be substituted.