Garlic Bread

Make the bread up to two hours in advance without broiling. Simply place the two buttered halves together and let sit at room temperature until dinner.




  1. Preheat the broiler with the top rack on the second level from the top
  2. Slice the loaf in half lengthwise.
  3. Combine the butter, garlic, salt and pepper in a small bowl.
  4. Spread one-half the butter over each half loaf.
  5. Place the bread in the oven on the second rack from the top and leave the door slightly ajar.
  6. Cook for approximately 4 to 5 minutes, the bread should be golden brown on the edges.
  7. Slice and serve.