Garlic Basil Bread

Lynnda Cloutier


This is so good with spaghetti.


★★★★★ 1 vote



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    1/4 cup roughly chopped fresh basil
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    2 t. unsalted butter, softened
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    2 t. grated parmesan cheese
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    1 t. olive oil
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    1 t. chopped garlic
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    1/4 t. each kosher salt and black pepper
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    1/2 small baguette, halved lengthwise

How to Make Garlic Basil Bread


  1. Preheat broiler with oven rack 6 inches from element. Puree basil, butter, Parmesan, oil, garlic, salt and pepper in a mini food processor until smooth. Spread basil mixture over cut sides of bread, then broil on baking sheet until edges are golden, about 3 minutes.
    Serves 2
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About Garlic Basil Bread

Course/Dish: Savory Breads

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