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Garlic-Parmesan Toasts

Photo: Randy Mayor; Styling: Lindsey Lower


Serves 4 (serving size: 1 bread slice)

Everyone needs a quick and easy garlic toast recipe to serve with hearty pasta entrees. This four ingredient recipe is warm, cheesy and perfect for busy weeknights.


  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/8 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 4 (1-ounce) whole-grain bread slices
  • 1 ounce grated vegetarian Parmesan cheese

Nutrition Information

  • calories 117
  • fat 4.4 g
  • satfat 1.6 g
  • sodium 288 mg

How to Make It

  1. Preheat broiler to high. Combine garlic, olive oil, pepper, and salt in a bowl. Arrange bread slices on a baking sheet. Brush bread slices evenly with oil mixture; top with Parmesan cheese. Broil 30 seconds or until cheese melts.