1 cup plus 2 Tablespoons water
2 Tablespoons olive or canola oil
3 Tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese
2 Tablespoons sugar
3 teaspoons garlic powder
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
3/4 teaspoon minced fresh basil or 1/4 teaspoon dried basil
3 cups bread flour
2 teaspoons active dry yeast
1 Tablespoon butter or stick margarinem melted
In bread machine pan, place the 1st nine ingredients in order suggested by manufacturer. Select dough setting (check dough after 5 minutes of mixing; add 1 to 2 tablespoons of water or flour if needed).
When cycle is completed, turn dough ontoa lightly floured surface. Divide into 20 portions. Shape each into a ball; roll each into a 9 in. rope. Place on greased baking sheets. Cover and let rise in a warm place for 40 minutes or until doubled. Bake at 350 for 18-22 minutes or until golden brown. Remove to wire racks. Brush warm breadsticks with butter.