I’m a big bread lover and when I visit Olive Garden my very favorite things to eat are the salad and the BREADSTICKS! They are sooooo yummy.
If you’re also a fan of those yummy sticks of goodness, you’re in luck. You can now make a very similar version yourself with this Copycat Olive Garden Breadstick Recipe.
This recipe only calls for a few simple ingredients and no special equipment. You will be a breadstick-making pro in no time!
If you want to complete your meal, make some pasta and top it with this Copycat Olive Garden Spaghetti Sauce Recipe!
Copycat Olive Garden Breadstick Recipe
4-5 Cups of flour
1 ½ cups of warm water
2 Tablespoons of sugar
2 Tablespoons Olive Oil
1 Tablespoon of yeast
1 Tablespoon of salt
3 Tablespoons of melted butter
1 Teaspoon of garlic powder
How to Make Olive Garden Breadsticks:
Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
In a large mixing bowl pour in water, sugar, and yeast. Let stand for 10 minutes.
Mix in salt, olive oil and 2 cups of flour until thoroughly mixed.
Add in the rest of the flour while continuously mixing until dough comes off the side of the bowl clean.
Cover and let the dough rise for an 30 minutes.
Roll dough into one long tube (about ¾ inch in diameter)
Cut dough tube in 7-8 inch pieces
Place dough sticks on sprayed (cooking oil spray) baking sheetcookie sheets and let sit for 15 mins
Brush dough sticks with ½ of the melted butter and sprinkle with salt
Bake for 13-15 minutes until golden brown
Mix remaining butter and garlic powder and brush on top of breadsticks.
YIELDS: approximately 16 breadsticks
Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 1399Total Fat: 12gSaturated Fat: 4gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 7gCholesterol: 13mgSodium: 1039mgCarbohydrates: 277gFiber: 10gSugar: 5gProtein: 38g