With a Grateful Prayer and a Thankful Heart: Poppy Seed Lemon Bread

Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Poppy Seed Lemon Bread

From the kitchen today...
After mixing, first rise and shaping the dough...
(I used only 1 Tbs. poppy seeds and thought it plenty)after the second rise and ready for the oven... the loaf...
the rolls...
cooling on the Hoosier...
Poppy Seed Lemon Bread
3/4 cup water (70° to 80°)
1 egg
3 tablespoons lemon juice
3 tablespoons butter, softened
3 tablespoons sugar
1 tablespoon grated lemon peel
3/4 teaspoon salt
3 cups bread flour
2 tablespoons poppy seeds
1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
2-1/4 teaspoons active dry yeast

1/2 cup butter, softened
1/2 cup confectioners' sugar
1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg

In bread machine pan, place the first 11 ingredients in order suggested by manufacturer. Select basic bread setting. Choose crust color and loaf size if available. Bake according to bread machine directions (check dough after 5 minutes of mixing; add 1 to 2 tablespoons of water or flour if needed). In a small bowl, combine nutmeg butter ingredients; beat until blended. Refrigerate until serving. Yield: 1 loaf (1-1/2 pounds, 16 slices).
Taste of Home Claudine Moffatt May/June 2002


Walking on Sunshine... said...

Looks delicious!! I love lemon!! Have never had lemon poppyseed bread! Enjoy your day!

Mildred said...

Looks and sounds delicious! Bet your home smells heavenly with that baking in the oven.

Miss Jen said...

Mrs. H,
This looks SO good!!!! :D
Thank you for sharing.

Many Blessings~ Jen

Snippety Gibbet said...

Oh my, that looks good. Seems like something yummy is always cooking in your house. It seems like such a comfortable and warm place. jan

crochet lady said...

Those look great!

I really like your hoosier cabinet. I've always thought it would be nice to have one.

Karen said...

Wow that looks tasty! The smell of bread baking is so comforting.

Poppy Seeds said...

Wow. It looks amazing and yummy. Good recipe. I am surely gonna try it. Poppy seed is rich in B-complex. It is also very useful for health.

Chiki Cottage said...

Wow this looks so good. Might make an effort to make this... Thanks

Check out my blog...you are the winner of the cook off!!! I loved the cheesecake. Most importantly my husband loved it which was the entire goal! Thanks!!!!


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