Great Garlic Bread

1 loaf good quality long French bread (sweet or sour)
4 to 6 large cloves of garlic
1 cube butter softened
1 large egg
1 cup grated Parmesan cheese
Dried oregano

Finely mince or press garlic and add to butter, mixing well. add egg and half of Parmesan cheese and beat until creamy, adding more cheese as necessary to bind the mixture into a homogeneous paste make take less or more than the original cup. Split bread long ways, place of cookie sheet and spread half of the cheese garlic mixture on each half of bread and sprinkle with oregano .

Bake in a 350 oven until the top is brown and bubbly hot and well puffed 15 minutes? Keep a close eye as it burns easily. This is excellent served with a dinner salad, or very simply sauced pasta.