Easy Garlic Knots

Easy-Garlic-Knots

Yield :

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  • 12 KNOTS

Ingredients :

  • 1 (13.8 oz) can of Pillsbury Classic Pizza Crust (or similar pre-made pizza dough)
  • 2 tablespoons light butter (I used Land O’Lakes)
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • ½ teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • Salt, to taste

Preparation :

  • Pre-heat the oven to 400 and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  • Unroll the pizza dough onto a cutting board with the long edge facing you.
  • Using a pizza cutter or sharp knife, cut the dough vertically to make 12 even strips. Tie each of these dough strips into a knot and place on the prepared baking sheet.
  • Place the knots in the oven and bake for 10 minutes.
  • While the knots are baking, melt the butter in a small skillet over medium heat. Add the minced garlic and cook for a minute or two until garlic is fragrant. Reduce the heat to low and stir in the Italian seasoning.
  • When the knots are done baking, remove from the oven (but leave it on). Using a silicone pastry brush, brush the butter/garlic mixture from the pan over top of the baked knots. Sprinkle with salt if desired.
  • Place the knots back in the oven for another 4-5 minutes until the knots are golden.

Nutritional Info :

  • WEIGHT WATCHERS SMARTPOINTS:
    3 per knot, or two knots for 6 SP (SPs calculated using the recipe builder on weightwatchers.com)
  • WEIGHT WATCHERS POINTS PLUS:
    2 per knot, or two knots for 5 PP (P+ calculated using the recipe builder on weightwatchers.com)
  • NUTRITION INFORMATION (PER KNOT):
    89 calories, 16 g carbs, 2 g sugars, 2 g fat, 1 g saturated fat, 3 g protein, 1 g fiber (from myfitnesspal.com)