Melt 3 tablespoons butter with 2 chopped garlic cloves in a saucepan. Slice stale plain bagels crosswise into thin rounds. Brush the tops with melted garlic butter and grated parmesan. Bake 10 minutes at 325 degrees F; flip, brush with more butter, sprinkle with grated parmesan and bake 10 more minutes.
Recipe courtesy Food Network Magazine