Two parmesan breadsticks on a white background with other breadsticks to the side covered with a towel


Enjoy warm, fresh, homemade breadsticks baked to golden perfection as a delicious side for your next dinner. 
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword bread, dough
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 24 pieces
Calories 101kcal
Author Stephanie Lynch



  • 1 1/2 cups warm water
  • 2 tbsp granulated sugar
  • 1 tbsp active dry yeast
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1 tbsp garlic powder
  • 3/4 cups parmesan cheese


  • Mix water, sugar, and yeast in a stand mixer with the dough hook
  • Let sit for 5 minutes
  • Add salt and flour one cup at a time and mix on high for 5 minutes
  • Let dough rest for 5 minutes
  • Melt butter and pour half into a cookie sheet with sides
  • Place dough in the center of the pan and let sit 2-3 minutes
  • Preheat oven to 170F
  • Spread dough flat until it reaches edges of the pan
  • Pour the rest of the butter on the dough and spread it evenly
  • Sprinkle garlic powder and parmesan all over the dough
  • Use a pizza cutter to cut dough into two rows lengthwise and 12 height wise
  • Put the pan in the oven for about 7-10 minutes
  • Increase oven temp to 350F and bake for 12 minutes or until golden brown
  • Remove from oven and let sit 5 minutes
  • Re-cut breadsticks and serve


Calories: 101kcal | Carbohydrates: 15g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 2g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 7mg | Sodium: 407mg | Potassium: 27mg | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 85IU | Calcium: 41mg | Iron: 0.9mg