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Savory Party Bread


  • 1 (1 pound) unsliced round loaf sourdough bread
  • 1 pound Monterey jack cheese, sliced
  • 1/2 cup butter or margarine, melted
  • 1/2 cup chopped scallions
  • 2 to 3 teaspoons poppy seeds


  1. Cut the bread lengthwise and crosswise without cutting through the bottom crust. Insert cheese between cuts.
  2. Combine butter, onions and poppy seeds; drizzle over the bread. Wrap in foil; place on a baking sheet.
  3. Bake at 350 degrees F for 15 minutes.
  4. Uncover; bake for 10 minutes longer or until the cheese is melted.

Yield: 6 to 8 servings.