Poppy Seed Filled Kolachi Roll - Large 24oz+

Homemade Poppy Seed aka Poppyseed Kolachi, Kolache, Povitica, Potica, Strudel, Bread
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Gift A Kolachi! It's not the holidays in our homes without Kolachi, but we bet you know someone who has never heard of them. Share your family tradition as a nice gesture or thank you, so they can start a sweet tradition of their own! Our packaging includes a brief history, serving & storing instructions.

So you've tried the walnut roll and want to try something new... meet Poppy Seed Roll, the second best selling roll. What we call Poppy Seed Kolachi, it is traditionally found at all family gatherings, especially Christmas, Easter, & Thanksgiving. Our fresh ground poppy seed filling has a perfect creamy balance of slightly nutty, pleasant bitter sweet fruitiness, with a slight hint of vanilla. Speaking of filling, you won't have to look hard to find any in these rolls. By weight, there is more poppy seed filling in each kolachi roll than there is dough. Most find this vastly popular Eastern European treat irresistible, especially paired with a good cup of coffee.

Upon order placement, we bake your 24oz Poppy Seed Kolachi Roll fresh (also available as kolachi cookies) with the freshest ingredients we can find. We take the time to bake the old fashioned way like our Grandparents did. We mix fresh dough with ingredients you can pronounce - flour, sugar, eggs, butter, milk. You get the idea... no artificial ingredients, fillers, additives, or preservatives. No excuses. Our farm fresh eggs, sweet cream butter, & milk are from a local family dairy farm... a no-hormone added rBST free farm. And please don't get us started on cheap margarine or shortening... great baked goods start with the best ingredients, and there is no substitute for the flavor of real butter!

So what do you call these poppy seed rolls? We've heard them all, and with slight variations among origin, the three things they all have in common is family tradition, homemade quality, and great memories.  If you're Hungarian you probably call these Poppy Seed Bread / Strudel, or Makos Beigli. Russian / Ukrainian call them Makovyi Knysh. If you're Slovak you may also call them Poppy Seed Cake / Cakes / Strudel, or Makovnik. Makovnjaca or Poppy Seed Cakes is also Croatian, Serbian, or Yugoslavian. If you're Polish you may also call them Poppy Seed Bread, Strudel or Makowiec. If German, Mohn Strudel or Mohnstrudel. Potica or Povitica can be Slovenian / Serbian / Croatian / Slovak. No matter your ethnicity, we just hope our rolls can fulfill your holiday baked good traditions, and bring back some sweet memories!

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03/31/2016 - 07:36:32 PM
Best we ever had!
After seeing your Facebook page, I decided to give your bakery a try. I ordered a walnut and a poppy seed kolachi roll. My husband and I could not have been more pleased. We will definitely be ordering more in the future. We both came to the conclusion that your product is the best we have ever had!! Keep doing what you're doing!! - Kathy Copeland, Porter IN
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03/31/2016 - 05:57:53 PM
3 Kolachi rolls I ordered online Saturday arrived today. I couldn't open the Poppyseed fast enough to get a slice. Delicious, so reminds me of what my grandmother made. I haven't made these for many years, and now that I have found Butter Maid I am happy to have a source for high quality Kolachi. Worth every cent that they charge. I put one in the freezer for later because I know 2 will be gone quickly. Excellent in taste & appearance and were shipped nicely. - Pat Morrison, La Crescent MN
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02/09/2016 - 05:00:36 PM
The Best
better than Grammas and best customer service. If you love Poppyseed this is the best. Also nut roll. Just reordered Next time and their will be have to try something new. - Irene Sitkowski Glock, myrtle beach, SC
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Customer_Testimonials bought "Poppy Seed Filled Kolachi Roll - Large 24oz+" on our website
02/07/2016 - 04:18:22 PM
Absolutely delicious
I just wanted to let you know that my Kolachi order arrived today. I am in heaven!!!! The poppy seed are absolutely delicious and just as good as the first time I placed an order with Butter Maid Bakery. I am originally from Buffalo, New York, and I seem to remember my grandmother making something very similar when I was a kid growing up!!! - Joanne Halvorson, Bethlehem, GA
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Customer_Testimonials bought "Poppy Seed Filled Kolachi Roll - Large 24oz+" on our website
02/07/2016 - 04:09:44 PM
Thank you
My mom received the nut roll and poppy seed..She said in her 85yrs she never saw that much filling..in each roll!!..thanks a lot for making this a great mothers day!! - David Podolsky, Livonia, New York
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Customer_Testimonials bought "Poppy Seed Filled Kolachi Roll - Large 24oz+" on our website
02/05/2016 - 05:39:25 PM
Love them
I am giving your nut rolls as Mother’s Day presents because they are the closest I’ve ever tasted to my grandmas (I used to help her actually grind our own nuts and poppyseed to make them from scratch), and my mom will appreciate them.

And, I love them too!

Susan S., Clark, NJ
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Customer_Testimonials bought "Poppy Seed Filled Kolachi Roll - Large 24oz+" on our website
02/05/2016 - 05:37:43 PM
My Mom (and I!) absolutely loved you poppyseed and walnut breads! She was so surprised when I served it. It is so authentic and delicious! Thank you for helping to make our Christmas a special one! - Eileen O., New Hope, PA
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Customer_Testimonials bought "Poppy Seed Filled Kolachi Roll - Large 24oz+" on our website
01/17/2016 - 03:23:42 PM
Thank God
I do believe you must all be Hungarians. I was married to a Hungarian and learned to love all these Kolachi, Kefflie and love cookies. I am now 90 and can't bake them any longer but thank God I found Buttermaid Bakery because yours taste just like my Mother-in-laws. I ordered nut and poppyseed Kolachi and nut Kefflei for Christmas and they were outstandingly magnificient. Now I want to try your love cookies they sound fantastic. - Hellen Muench, Sun city, AZ
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01/09/2016 - 12:57:57 PM
Exactly the same
It took me awhile to finally order poppyseed and nut rolls because I was so worried it wouldn't taste like my families did in Pennsylvania. I was so pleasantly surprised when I got them and they tasted exactly the same. DELICIOUS!! Well worth the money for good quality, great tasting, and good size rolls. I am so happy I now know exactly where to buy my rolls from!! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!! - Sherry Newton, Fredericksburg, Virginia
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Customer_Testimonials bought "Poppy Seed Filled Kolachi Roll - Large 24oz+" on our website
01/09/2016 - 12:51:42 PM
I sent the walnut and poppyseed rolls to my dad for Christmas. He's a Hungarian-American and my grandmother and her sisters made them.

He was thrilled and called me to tell me they were delicious and AUTHENTIC! - Terry Sagedy, Newtown, CT
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01/09/2016 - 10:20:34 AM
My wife ordered 4 of these 2 with poppy seed 2 with nuts and they were, according to my wife, as good, if not better than home made. They were frozed for 2 week and then thawed and served.
DELICIOUS - Gary Brown, Tampa FL
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Customer_Testimonials bought "Poppy Seed Filled Kolachi Roll - Large 24oz+" on our website
12/17/2015 - 01:52:30 PM
Taken back
One thing that I regret is that I never got my Grandma's recipe for nut and poppy seed roll. I grew up in Cleveland Ohio. I searched for years to find something that compared to hers. I finally found it. I tasted your poppy seed roll and I immediately was taken back to the holidays at Grandma's house!!! It is truly wonderful I can't wait to taste the nut roll. I will definitely be ordering more! Thank you!! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!!! - Sandy Beckert, Tampa, Florida
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11/30/2015 - 09:12:14 PM
HIGHLY recommende!!!
I haven't had Poppyseed Rolls this excellent since I was a youngster & living in the Coal Regions of Pa. Very Satisfied & will be ordering more in the future! HIGHLY recommended!!! - Michael Colna, Hillsville, Virginia
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Customer_Testimonials bought "Poppy Seed Filled Kolachi Roll - Large 24oz+" on our website
11/30/2015 - 06:34:22 PM
my order arrived the day before Thankgiving. what delights!!! your kolachi dough is perfection~~!!! I thought I would half and freeze my kolachi for Christmas........yeah right. I will be making another order soon. Thank you for your delicious , quality product. God Bless - Barbara Stahlecker, Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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Customer_Testimonials bought "Poppy Seed Filled Kolachi Roll - Large 24oz+" on our website
11/30/2015 - 06:31:20 PM
My Nana passed away in 1979, but I know that if I walked into your kitchen I would see her there making her nut and poppyseed rolls. My sister and I have tried over the years to duplicate them but nothing has ever come as close as the first few bites of your heavenly cakes. Thank you, thank you and I WILL be ordering again. - Sheri Szostak, CapeMay NJ
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Customer_Testimonials bought "Poppy Seed Filled Kolachi Roll - Large 24oz+" on our website
11/30/2015 - 06:27:37 PM
Just like moms and grandmothers
I just placed my second order. We are so pleased with your products...just like our moms and grandmothers made. My husband loves the poppy seed kolachi. We are Ohioans transplanted to Florida. I remember your bakery from when I did student teaching at ST. Charles in Boardman. We are looking forward to receiving our clothespin cookies!! - Becky Demancsik, North Port, FL
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Customer_Testimonials bought "Poppy Seed Filled Kolachi Roll - Large 24oz+" on our website
11/30/2015 - 05:50:16 PM
Absolutely fantastic!!!
When i grew up in NJ we were able to get the poppy seed Kolachi roll and the walnut, but living in NC could not find it anywhere. so I started to make it, well the ingredients were not available here so i would have to order by the case, which was very expensive plus i had to still make it. It never came out the way I remembered it. But when I found Butter Maid Bakery I said I will give it a shot. Well I received my order today and couldn't wait to open it, me and my husband got into it and was like Wow! this is absolutely fantastic!!! It was just like i remembered only better!!! So glad that I found you, i will be sharing, your site, (not the Kolachi) with my friends. thank you so much so happy! - Pat Cable, Franklin, nc
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08/08/2015 - 01:45:08 PM
Thank you Butter Maid Bakery for the AMAZING poppy seed & nut rolls. They arrived just in time for our family get together. They were fresh and delicious just like grandma used to make back in the day. You definitely do not skimp on the filling! Received lots of compliments on how good they were. Will for sure be ordering again! Give you 5 STARS! Thank you, The Shimko Family from San Juan Capistrano, CA
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Customer_Testimonials bought "Poppy Seed Filled Kolachi Roll - Large 24oz+" on our website
08/08/2015 - 01:26:17 PM
In Love
The poppy roll is the that I ever had. Of course the best used to be my grandmother's who was a Hungarian lady.
I'm in love with this bakery because it reminds me of my grandmother baking. Thank you. - Valerie Fountain, Ocala, Florida
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Customer_Testimonials bought "Poppy Seed Filled Kolachi Roll - Large 24oz+" on our website
05/16/2015 - 01:22:12 PM
Memories of my Grandmother's
I ordered the Walnut and Poppy Seed Rolls. I received them right away. I've been dying to have these and was nervous that they wouldn't taste like the ones my Slovak grandmother used to make. Boy, was I surprised. They tasted exactly like hers. I will definitely be ordering again and actually try the other flavors. Thank you for bringing back memories of my grandmother's desserts.
- Joanne O, New Hampton, NY
Reviewed by Customer_Emails
04/14/2015 - 11:29:38 AM
So fresh
Oh My Goodness! I got my shipment today and ordered the "original nut Kolachi Roll" and it just melts in your mouth. It tastes just like I remembered when my moms friend use to make the poppyseed but I haven't had one in many years and this is so good...Its how I remembered it. Its so fresh! I will order again! Such great shipping service also! Thank you!
Cindy - Bristol,WI
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04/14/2015 - 11:20:21 AM
Awesome product
My family is really enjoying your kolachi! They are even better than what I remember as a child. Thank you for your awesome product and quick service! Best wishes
Leslie L - New Albany, OH
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04/14/2015 - 11:03:26 AM
Easter complete
Truly loved the rolls that I ordered. One problem, is the Cherry/nut roll. I was expecting like a 50/50% of cherry & nuts; however, it was a lot more nit than cherry. They taste just like my grandmom use to make. Delicious. Thank you for making my Easter complete.
Andrea D - Lancaster, PA
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04/14/2015 - 10:38:12 AM
Forever Customer!
I got the rolls in time for Easter and they were EXCELLENT. On a scale of 1 to 10, with my mom's being a 10, your's are AT LEAST a 9 (I am a bit prejudice, LOL.) My mom used to make Kolachi and Poppy Seed rolls every Christmas and Easter. I missed them so much. Now I can order them from you! I don't know how I found your web site, but I am so VERY happy I did. I introduced Kolachi to several people on Easter, and THEY ALL LOVED IT.

Thank you ALL so much for making such wonderful rolls. I will be a forever customer!

Mary T - Big Bear City, CA
Reviewed by myke
04/08/2015 - 03:10:19 PM
I grew up on this.My Mom,being Hungarian,made Poppy Seed roll or SCHNEKEN on every occasion for all 8 of us children.As we grew up and moved away she would then not only make these rolls but also mail them to Hawaii / California / Phoenix.I never did learn the long process involved in making these fabulous rolls so thank you for making it possible for me to keep up with her tradition.
Great memories,thanks Myke
Reviewed by Customer_Testimonials
03/10/2015 - 04:35:15 PM
Highly recommend
My parents are of the Russian Orthodox faith and your nut rolls and poppy seed rolls are the closest to what my parents made for years. I would highly recommend your products to everyone. No fillers, just pure nuts and poppy seeds, excellent!!!!!
Christine Caldwell - Zelienople, PA
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01/14/2015 - 06:11:40 PM
Just Perfect!
WOW! I ordered poppy seed and nut rolls before Christmas and I still can't get over how fantastic they were! The nut roll might just be the best thing I've ever eaten! I grew up with the poppy seed rolls (makovnik)--no holiday is complete without them--but of course, I cannot find them anywhere in Virginia...until I found you, that is. So delicious, just perfect! I actually considered entering your contest right before Christmas, even though it would have been a day's driving to pick it up if I had won!
Thank you so much & Happy New Year!
G.D., Virginia
Reviewed by Customer_Emails
12/05/2014 - 07:50:10 PM
Got the knack!
I got my order tonight. I cannot begin to describe just how delicious that poppyseed pastry really is. If a machine made that, you have a very select piece of equipment. If a human made that, God bless them for they have a knack.

Thank you for a wonderful product,
John Hercules

PS I have never seen a more unique and good way to pack such an item.
Reviewed by Customer_Testimonials
11/16/2014 - 07:30:15 PM
Real Homemade Rolls
I found your bakery online during my search for Kolachi Rolls. My grandmother used to make them before she passed away and mom still makes them during the holidays. I purchased the walnut and poppyseed rolls and had them shipped to my mother for her birthday. I was so anxious to hear what she thought and when she tried them she could not believe how great they tasted. She said they tasted just like the ones they have baked for many years. So, I ordered them for myself and have to say they are amazing. They truly are the real homemade rolls I grew up eating. We will definitely continue to order fron your bakery and thank you so much for doing such a wonderful job making real homemade treats!!!
Carol Pennington, Winter Springs, Fl
Reviewed by Customer_Testimonials
09/22/2014 - 09:33:13 AM
Nothing compares
Everyone at Butter Maid Bakery must have baking in their genes because you all Rock! After searching high and low for a poppy seed nut roll, I arrived at your website. My aunt made the best nut rolls, well so I thought, that was until everyone in my family tasted Butter Maid Bakery's Nut Rolls!! Hands down nothing compares to yours! My brother is a commercial fisherman (scalloper), who spends a lot of time at sea. He is the person who missed my Aunt Mimi's poppy seed nut rolls the most since she pasted away. I always wanted to surprise him with a comparable nut roll to make him feel at home and comfort during his long trips at sea. And boy did your rolls do it!! So my dearest thank you goes out to everyone at Butter Maid Bakery for so greatly fulfilling his taste buds (beyond imaginable) and for the quality, love, and care you put into everyone of your products.
Next on our list is the pumpkin roll cake!! My brother loves falls time and pumpkins hehe!!!
Thank you again. XO, MKG, NJ
Reviewed by Customer_Testimonials
07/23/2014 - 04:47:32 PM
Last Christmas our daughter found your web site and ordered the
poppyseed and nut roll. When she came for the holiday and we got to sample your rolls it was like heaven. Years ago when I was young we had a bakery in my home town that made wonderful nut, poppyseed rolls and other pastries, when I tasted your rolls it was like going back 70 years to that place. I'm now ordering the poppyseed and nut roll to freeze because when I have company they love your rolls. You have a wonderful bakery and do a great job in packing the rolls for freezing.
Mary Smith Mechanicsburg, Pa
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04/13/2014 - 06:41:04 PM
Best He's Ever Had
As a Czech descendant (on both sides), I've been a poppy seed swirl fan since childhood. And I always mail my grandpa one for his birthday. When our favorite bakery in NYC stopped selling them, I had to do a hunt to find a new source for our favorite treat. I sent him Butter Maid's and he said it was the BEST he's ever had! And that's saying something because he's had a lot! I'm now sold on Butter Maid. What a lucky find. If the cranberry walnut roll is half as good as the poppy seed, I can't wait to try it!
Karen Zelnick, Salt Lake City, UT
Reviewed by Customer_Emails
01/18/2014 - 12:32:24 PM
Customer For Life
I don't know how she did it, but my now-deceased mother always hosted Christmas Eve and Day dinners. She was an angel and a superb Polish cook.
Among her holiday repertoire, she made poppy seed and nut rolls. Her dough was always tender rolled very thinly and she generously filled them with the poppy seed and nut fillings.
I have purchased these items in regular as well as ethnic grocery stores and they never could match up with those made by my mother and now, Buttermaid. Buttermaid topped even my mother's rolls. I have also purchased them from a nearby Polish Holiday Festival and those were made with skimpy amounts of fillings and the dough was tough and too thick. Needless to say, I have been so disappointed with my search for these tasty memories from my past.
At last, I ordered them, as well as other delicious confections, from Buttermaid. My search for these items is now over. I will always purchase from Buttermaid.
Diane Piasecki, Fair Oaks, CA
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10/26/2012 - 07:58:26 PM
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10/26/2012 - 07:40:50 PM
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I usually make the poppyseed and nut kolache every year for Christmas, especially for my husband and stepdad who enjoy them very much. Due to the passing of my stepdad on Dec. 3, 2011 I didn't have the time to bake. I tried Butter Maid bakery, the photos of your goods coaxed me to try. I ordered to poppyseed and one nut roll. They are fantastic, the family enjoyed them and almost identical to the way I make them. The difference, I add a lil rum to my poppyseed and also chopped raisins. I will definitely order again,,,First bakery items ordered through a website that actually are home style. Thank you!
Monica Kosinar
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10/26/2012 - 07:39:39 PM
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I have placed an order for the first time, and the 'goodies' arrived on time as promised -- the nut roll, the poppy seed roll and the cookies W/nuts were all scrumptious! It's not a cheap treat (with shipping) but I'm eager to order them again, and try the other rolls & cookies too.
Thank you,

Elona Finkelstein
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10/26/2012 - 07:21:11 PM
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Our family is very pleased with your delicious poppy seed kolachi rolls.Quality baked goods at last!
We appreciate the ease of ordering online and the price is fantastic.
Christine Schoffman
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10/26/2012 - 06:53:42 PM
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Just received my poppy seed and walnut kolachi rolls. This baked good is very delicious and one of the best I have ever ordered, or purchased at a bakery. I'm from Northeastern PA, and appreciate this particular baked good. You have the best bakers. I will re-order, and share this with my family and friends. Thank you!
Chris S. - DeLand, FL
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10/26/2012 - 06:45:25 PM
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I am pleased with the nut rolls. These are the closest I can get to my grandmother's walnut and poppyseed rolls. We are Hungarian and walnut and poppyseed rolls were among my favorite Hungarian pastries. Thanks.
Mike V., Spokane, WA
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bentme bought "Poppy Seed Filled Kolachi Roll - Large 24oz+" on our website
01/07/2012 - 10:48:31 PM
Poppyseed Roll
These are the best! They are just like the ones my grandma would make when I was little. Great customer service & fast delivery :)