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Easy and Quick Garlic Cheese Bread - super simple recipe that comes together in minutes with only a handful of ingredients guaranteed to already be in your kitchen! Cheesy, garlic bread perfection! #garliccheesebread #garlicbread #sidedish #pasta #spaghetti | https://withpeanutbutterontop.com

Easy and Quick Garlic Cheese Bread

Super simple and comes together in minutes with a handful of ingredients! Full of garlicky, cheesy flavor and the perfect easy bread to soak up your spaghetti sauce!
Course Appetizer, Side Dish
Cuisine Italian
Keyword Appetizer, Garlic Bread, Garlic Cheese Bread, Italian, Side Dish
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Calories 260kcal
Author Samantha Buckner


  • 6 slices Italian bread, or bread of choice
  • 3 tbsp butter
  • 1 tbsp minced garlic
  • 3/4 cup mozzarella cheese
  • 2 tbsp parmesan cheese
  • 1 tsp dried parsley
  • 1 tsp dried basil


  • parmesan cheese
  • crushed red pepper flakes


  • Raise oven rack to the top rack and preheat the oven to broil on LOW.
  • Lay 6 slices of italian bread onto a baking sheet.


  • To each slice spread: 1.5 tsp of butter, 1/2 tsp minced garlic, 2 tbsp freshly grated mozzarella cheese, and 1 tsp parmesan cheese.
  • Sprinkle the parsley and basil over the tops of each one.
  • Place into the oven, under the broiler, for 3-4 minutes, or until the cheese starts to brown and the edges crisp.
  • Remove and garnish with additional parmesan cheese and crushed red pepper flakes (optional).


Serving: 1slice | Calories: 260kcal | Carbohydrates: 11g | Protein: 8g | Fat: 19g | Saturated Fat: 11g | Cholesterol: 39mg | Sodium: 337mg | Potassium: 65mg | Fiber: 0g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 390IU | Vitamin C: 0.4mg | Calcium: 176mg | Iron: 0.6mg