Cupid’s Breadsticks

[quicklook-recipe prep_time=”10 min” cook_time=”15 min” serves=”” details=”” ] Taste of Home‘s Test Kitchen home economists encourage you to play with

Cupid's Breadsticks

[quicklook-recipe prep_time=”10 min” cook_time=”15 min” serves=”” details=”” ]

Taste of Home‘s Test Kitchen home economists encourage you to play with your food and shape refrigerated breadsticks into hearts and arrows! A sprinkling of seasonings provides the finishing touch.

[ingredients-list title=”Ingredients” serving_size=””]

[ingredients-left]

  • 1 tube (11 ounces) refrigerated breadsticks
  • 2 tablespoons butter or margarine, melted
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried minced onion
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried tarragon

[/ingredients-left]
[ingredients-right]

  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried parsley flakes
  • 1/8 teaspoon onion powder

[/ingredients-right]
[/ingredients-list]

[step-list-wrapper title=”How to make it ” time=”25 minutes”]

[step-item number=”1″ image_url=”” title=”” ]Separate breadstick dough into six pieces. For each heart, unroll four pieces and twist if desired; seal perforations and pinch ends together. Shape into hearts on an ungreased baking sheet.[/step-item]

[step-item number=”2″ image_url=”” title=”” ]For arrows, unroll remaining two pieces and separate into four breadsticks. With scissors, cut one end of each breadstick into a point.[/step-item]

[step-item number=”3″ image_url=”” title=”” ]About 2 in. from the point, cut out a triangle from both sides of breadsticks (discard removed pieces). At the other end of the breadstick, make diagonal cuts on each side, creating feathers. Place on baking sheet with hearts.[/step-item]

[step-item number=”4″ image_url=”” title=”” ]In a small bowl, combine butter and seasonings. Brush over the dough. Bake at 375°F for 12-14 minutes or until golden brown.[/step-item]

[step-item number=”” image_url=”” title=”” ]Editor’s Note: This recipe was tested with Pillsbury refrigerated breadsticks.[/step-item]

[step-item number=”” image_url=”” title=”” ]Yield: 4 hearts and 4 arrows[/step-item]

[/step-list-wrapper]


Originally Published in Reader's Digest

Popular Videos