Easy Cheesy Party Bread: A Gourmet Appetizer Made in Less Than 30 Minutes | Pretty Providence

Easy Cheesy Party Bread

The perfect appetizer for any party or gathering, this easy cheesy party bread is sure to please any crowd!
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Keyword cheese stuffed bread, cheesy party bread, easy party bread
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 12
Calories 215kcal
Author Pretty Providence


  • 1 round loaf of sour dough bread
  • 1 cup of sharp cheddar sliced into 1/4" slices and cut into small pieces
  • 1/2 cup butter melted
  • 2 Tbsp basil chopped


  • Preheat oven to 400F.
  • Slice sour dough bread every inch horizontally and almost all the way through (leave about 1/2" from bottom)
  • Turn bread and slice every inch vertically.
  • Stuff cheese slices into each cut section.
  • Mix butter and basil and drizzle on top of bread.
  • Wrap bread in foil and bake for 15 minutes.
  • Remove foil and cook for another 10 minutes or until cheese is melted.


Store in an airtight container, best if eaten promptly after baking. 


Calories: 215kcal | Carbohydrates: 21g | Protein: 7g | Fat: 11g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 30mg | Sodium: 320mg | Potassium: 58mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 355IU | Vitamin C: 0.2mg | Calcium: 87mg | Iron: 1.4mg