Our celebration of National Pizza Month continues, and today we’re bringing you a super-easy appetizer to kick off your next #FridayNightPizzaNight. This Easy Cheesy Bread comes together in a snap with ingredients you probably have on hand. The best part? This recipe is easily adaptable so feel free to experiment with other cheeses and herbs you have on hand.
Step 1: Combine Wisconsin mozzarella, parmesan, butter, mayonnaise, garlic, red chile flakes, salt and parsley. Mix well.
Step 2: Slice a loaf of French bread lengthwise and spread cheese mixture over each half.
Step 3: Bake 10-15 minutes or until cheese mixture is fully melted and begins to brown.
Step 4: Remove from oven. Slice and serve. Enjoy!
Ready for more pizza inspiration? Head over to FridayNightPizzaNight.com for even more recipes and ideas. And don’t forget to show us how YOU do #FridayNightPizzaNight! Post your photos on Instagram, mention @WisconsinCheeseTalk and use the #FridaynightPizzaNight hashtag for a chance to win a pizza prize pack with pizza-making tools and plenty of Wisconsin cheese.
EASY CHEESY BREAD
2 cups (8 ounces) Wisconsin mozzarella cheese, shredded
1 cup (4 ounces) Wisconsin parmesan cheese, grated
4 tablespoons butter
4 tablespoons mayonnaise
2 cloves garlic, minced
Crushed red chile flakes
Fresh parsley, roughly chopped
1 loaf French bread
Heat oven to 400°F. In bowl, combine mozzarella, parmesan, mayonnaise, butter, minced garlic, red pepper flakes, a pinch of salt and chopped parsley.
Slice bread lengthwise and spread cheese mixture over each half.
Bake 10-15 minutes, or until bready is crispy and cheese mixture is fully melted and begins to brown. Remove from oven, slice and serve.
Win A #FridayNightPizzaNight Prize Pack
To help with your Friday Night Pizza Night, we are giving away a Wisconsin Cheese Prize Pack. Two lucky winners – one chosen from the Wisconsin Cheese Facebook page and one from the Wisconsin Cheese Instagram account – will receive one prize pack that includes:
- 1 pizza stone
- $50 worth of Wisconsin cheese
How to Enter:
From October 20-22, there are two methods of entry. You are allowed to enter once through each:
1.) Visit the Wisconsin Cheese Facebook page, “like” the easy cheesy bread video, and comment with the name of someone you’d like to invite over for Friday Night Pizza Night.
2.) Visit the Wisconsin Cheese Instagram account, “like” the easy cheesy bread video, and comment with the name of someone you’d like to invite over for Friday Night Pizza Night.
- Entrants must be U.S. residents age 18 or older.
- Entries are limited to one per household, per method of entry.
- One random entry from each method of entry will be chosen as the winner.
- Entry period ends Thursday, October 22, at 11:59 p.m. EST.
The winners will be announced within the same Facebook post and Instagram post by Friday, October 23.