Poppy Seed Cheese Bread Recipe

  • 1 (1 pound) loaf unsliced Italian bread
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon poppy seeds
  • 2 teaspoons dried minced onion
  • 1 1/4 cups shredded Swiss cheese
  1. Cut bread into 1-in. slices to within 1/4 in. of bottom. In a small bowl, combine the butter, mayonnaise, mustard, lemon juice, poppy seeds and onion. Spread over each slice of bread; sprinkle cheese between the slices.
  2. Place the loaf in an ungreased 15-in. x 10-in. x 1-in. baking pan. Bake at 375 degrees F for 8-10 minutes or until the cheese is melted and the bread is crisp.