Recipe

Garlic bread

The ultimate comfort food.

  • 15 mins cooking
  • Serves 10
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Garlic bread will give you a crisp, golden crust and a tender, buttery middle. The combination of garlic and fresh herbs creates a beautiful flavour that goes well with many Italian recipes.

Ingredients

Garlic bread
  • 250 gram salted butter, softened
  • 2 clove garlic, crushed
  • 2 tablespoon chives, chopped
  • 2 tablespoon parsley, chopped
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 small baguettes

Method

Garlic bread
  • 1
    Preheat oven to 180°C (160°C fan-forced).
  • 2
    Beat butter in a medium bowl with a hand blender or wooden spoon until creamy. Mix in garlic and herbs and season liberally with salt and pepper.
  • 3
    Pre-heat oven to 180°C (160°C fan-forced).
  • 4
    Keeping bread slices attached at the base, slice baguette at 1.5cm intervals. Spread butter mixture in between slices. Wrap bread in foil and bake in oven for 15 minutes. Serve immediately.

Notes

The baguettes can be frozen before baking, but you will need to increase the cooking time to 30 minutes.

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