Great Garlic Bread

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 15 min.


8 servings

Updated: Dec. 13, 2023
Garlic bread may be the go-to accompaniment to any pasta dish or Italian-style soup—but there’s no reason it has to be run-of-the-mill! This tasty garlic bread topped with cheese adds the wow factor to any entree. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen
Great Garlic Bread Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 1/4 cup grated Romano cheese
  • 4 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 loaf (1 pound) French bread, halved lengthwise
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh parsley


  1. Preheat oven to 350°. In a small bowl, mix butter, cheese and garlic; brush over cut sides of bread. Place on a baking sheet, cut sides up. Sprinkle with parsley.
  2. Bake 7-9 minutes or until light golden brown. Cut into pieces; serve warm.

Nutrition Facts

1 piece: 283 calories, 14g fat (8g saturated fat), 34mg cholesterol, 457mg sodium, 33g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 1g fiber), 8g protein.