Lemon Poppy Seed Bread


What Do Poppy Seeds Taste Like?

Poppy seeds add a subtle earthy, nutty sweetness. In terms of flavor, they’re a bit like black sesame seeds but without any of the bitterness. Despite their small size, they’re also quite crunchy.

Combine Dry Ingredients

Mix the dry ingredients in a large bowl, then set aside.

Mix the Wet Ingredients

Then mix the wet ingredients together in another bowl.

Combine Wet & Dry

Pour the wet ingredients over the dry and mix until just combined

Fill the Pan

Transfer the batter to the pan and spread it out evenly.

Bake It!

Pop the pan in the oven until slightly brown on top.

Make the Glaze

Mix the glaze ingredients until smooth, then drizzle over loaf.


Lemon poppy seed bread is great with your favorite tea, coffee, or a glass of milk.