The smooth flavor that comes from simmering garlic in butter, versus stirring garlic into softened butter, is worth the extra 5 minutes.

Recipe by Southern Living December 2003

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Makes 6 to 8 servings
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Melt butter in small saucepan over medium heat; add garlic and Italian seasoning. Reduce heat, and simmer 5 minutes. Remove from heat.

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  • Brush each bread shell with half of butter mixture; sprinkle evenly with 1/4 cup cheese. Cut each bread shell into 12 wedges. Place on lightly greased baking sheets.

  • Bake at 450° for 8 to 10 minutes or until crisp.

  • *1 (16-ounce) French bread loaf, sliced, may be substituted.