Easy Roasted Garlic

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This recipe makes perfect roasted garlic every single time.

This easy roasted garlic recipe adds so much flavor to your favorite recipes.

I love garlic.  I love it raw.  I love it cooked.  And, I really love it roasted.

Something magical happens when you roast garlic.   The strong garlic bite is transformed into a sweet, mellow flavor.  Bliss.

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It adds an incredible flavor to so many things – like mashed potatoes, pasta, dips and sauces.

Or, if you’re like me, just spread it on some toast or crusty bread.

The roasted cloves easily pop out of the skins so you can mash it up and add it to your favorite recipes.

This easy roasted garlic recipe adds so much flavor to your favorite recipes.

You can make this roasted garlic ahead of time and stash it in the fridge or freezer so you always have some when you need it.

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Roasted Garlic

This easy roasted garlic recipe adds so much flavor to your favorite recipes.
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Oven Roasted Garlic

Yield: 1
Prep: 5 minutes
Cook: 40 minutes
Total: 45 minutes
Oven Roasted Garlic is delicious and goes with everything. Roasting a clove of garlic mellows the flavor, making it the perfect spread or topping.
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  • 1 head of garlic
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil


  • Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  • Slice to the top 1/4 inch off of the entire head of garlic.
  • Place garlic on a square of aluminum foil; drizzle with olive oil.
  • Wrap garlic in foil and place on middle oven rack.
  • Roast for 40 minutes.
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Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American

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