cheese garlic bread recipe
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cheese garlic bread

garlic cheese bread recipe - easy, quick and tasty cheesy garlic bread recipe made in oven.
Prep Time9 mins
Cook Time6 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: appetizers
Cuisine: world
Servings: 2 -3
Author: Dassana Amit


  • 4 to 5 slices of bread or half a loaf of bread. you can use whole wheat or brown or multi grain or white bread
  • 2 tablespoon butter, salted or unsalted
  • 3 to 4 medium garlic, minced or grated or crushed (lahsun)
  • 100 grams cheese or ½ cup grated cheese, processed or cheddar or mozzarella cheese
  • black pepper as required
  • red chili flakes as required
  • dry oregano or any herb as required
  • salt as required to be added if using unsalted butter


preparation for cheese garlic bread

  • preheat oven for 200 degrees celsius/392 degrees fahrenheit before starting.
  • slice the loaf of bread in slices having 0.75 inches width. now halve each slice.
  • take 2 tbsp softened butter (butter at room temperature) in a bowl. i used salted butter (amul butter). if using unsalted butter, then add a bit of salt.
  • grate or mince 3 to 4 medium garlic directly into the butter. instead of garlic, you can also add garlic chives.
  • mix the grated garlic very well with the butter.
  • grate 100 grams cheddar or mozzarella cheese. about ½ cup grated cheese.

making cheese garlic bread

  • now spread the garlic butter evenly on all the slices.
  • top with the cheese generously.
  • sprinkle with your favorite herb or spice. you can add oregano, basil, red chili flakes, black pepper, italian seasoning etc.
  • place the bread slices in a baking tray.

baking garlic cheese bread

  • now keep the baking tray on the top most rack of your OTG. if using a microwave oven in the convection mode, then keep the baking tray on the glass turn table.
  • bake cheese garlic bread at 200 degrees celsius/392 degrees fahrenheit for 5 to 6 minutes till the edges become a light golden and a bit crisp. 
  • the cheese will also melt. you don't need to toast these slices.
  • serve these cheesy garlic bread hot with tomato ketchup as a starter or as as a snack.


to make cheese garlic bread on a stove top or tawa
  1. heat a thick bottomed tawa (griddle) on a medium flame.
  2. keep the flame to the lowest and place the bread slices on the tawa (griddle).
  3. cover with a lid in such a way that the lid does not touch the grated cheese.
  4. roast for some minutes till the cheese melts.