Everything bagel seasoning is the perfect savory addition to more than just bagels! Try one of these delicious everything bagel seasoning recipe ideas and learn how to make your own everything bagel seasoning.
Everything bagels are great, but if you're looking for more ways to use this tasty savory spice blend, I've got you covered. You can enjoy the flavor of everything bagel from breakfast to midnight snack with one of these 65 recipes.
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What is it?
Everything bagel seasoning is the topping for the infamous "Everything Bagel". Thankfully this spice mix isn't reserved for only bagels-- it's delicious on just about everything.
A mixture of spices and seasonings with delicious savory flavors are combined: garlic flakes or garlic powder, onion flakes, sesame seeds, poppy seeds, coarse salt, pepper, and a variety of other ingredients depending on the particular brand or preferences.
Everything bagel seasoning blends are a great way to level up a variety of meals, including a basic bagel and cream cheese. Below are 65 delicious recipes that use bagel seasoning blends- ranging from breakfast to salads, snacks, main events, and even a dessert!
Where to buy it
Everything bagel seasoning can be found everywhere from your local grocery store to specialty bagel shops to online retailers like Amazon. Here are a few places to snag a bottle of bagel seasoning-- which will quickly become one of your favorite pantry staples:
How to make everything bagel seasoning
You can purchase the seasoning from any of the brands above, but it's just as easy to make your own seasoning at home. This recipe is much lower in sodium than traditional everything bagel seasoning without sacrificing flavor.
Mix all of these simple ingredients in a small bowl or glass jar:
- Whole flax seeds- add volume and a super satisfying crunch to the seasoning.
- Sesame seeds- For the best variety in color, choose white sesame seeds. Or, you can mix it up and do half white and half black sesame seeds.
- Dried minced onion
- Dried minced garlic
- Poppy seeds
- Red pepper flakes-Optional, but recommended, for a little spice.
- Black pepper
- Coarse ground sea salt- or sea salt flakes.
- Other Optional Ingredients- If you want to change up the flavor, try adding ½ teaspoon of any of these spices: garlic powder, onion powder, kosher salt, garlic salt, chia seeds.
Store your homemade seasoning in a glass spice jar (the perfect reason to save used jars!) or other airtight container and store in a cool dry place for up to 2 months.
Everything But The Bagel Seasoning
- 2 teaspoons whole flax seeds
- 2 teaspoons sesame seeds
- 2 teaspoons dried minced onion
- 2 teaspoons dried minced garlic
- 1 teaspoon poppy seeds
- ¼ teaspoon red pepper flakes
- ¼ teaspoon black pepper
- ¼ teaspoon sea salt
- Mix all spices and seasonings together and store in an airtight container for up to 2 months.
Not sure how to use your seasoning? Try one of these recipes, broken down by category with specialized diet information included!
(GF- gluten-free, V- vegan, Veg- vegetarian, DF- dairy-free)
Not just bagels. You can enjoy some EBTB seasoning in casseroles, omelettes, and even savory oatmeal bowls.
Gluten-Free Greek Yogurt Bagels - Veg, GF
Naan Breakfast Pizza - Veg
Spinach and Avocado Omelette- Veg, GF
Savory Oatmeal Bowls - Veg
Egg Bites- Veg, GF, DF
Sweet Potato Chickpea Hash- Veg, GF, DF
Add an extra savory flavor and crunch to your next salad.
Egg Salad Sandwich- Veg
Smoked Salmon Salad- GF, DF
Everything Bagel Crusted Tofu Salad- Veg, GF
Cucumber Everything Bagel Salad - Veg, GF
Everyone will be impressed with these recipes from fun party appetizers to simple pre-meal munchies.
Easy Everything Bagel Cheese Ball- Veg, GF
Everything Bagel Deviled Eggs- Veg, GF
Whether you follow a gluten-free, vegan, or vegetarian diet, you'll find a way to sneak the bagel flavor into your next meal with one of these tasty recipes.
Low Carb Sushi Bowl - GF, DF
Everything Bagel Salmon Recipe- DF, GF
Vegan Mushroom Masala- V, GF
Snacks don't have to be boring. Spice up your mid-afternoon or bedtime snacking with one of these.
Vegan Everything Bagel Cream Cheese - V, DF, GF
Everything Bagel Cauliflower Hummus - V, GF, DF
Air Fryer Sweet Potato Chips - Veg, GF
Everything But the Bagel Popcorn - Veg, GF
Kale Chips - V, GF, DF
Everything Bagel Dip - Veg, GF
Everything Bagel Stuffed Celery Sticks - Veg, GF
Crispy Crunchy Flaxseed Crackers - V, GF
Ever wonder what to serve along with your main dish? Try one of these savory and fun side dishes that's been spruced up with everything bagel seasoning.
Mini Brioche Buns - Veg
Cauliflower Egg Wraps- Veg, GF
Roasted Potatoes- Veg
Everything Bagel Green Beans - Veg, GF
Everything Bagel Vegan Potato Salad- V, DG, GF
Roasted Asparagus and Mushrooms - V, GF, DF
Roasted Veggie Bowl - Veg, GF, DF
Air Fried Sweet Potato Hash Browns- Veg, GF, DF
Making your own spice mixes and seasoning blends is a great way to cut down on waste in the kitchen. Check out more zero waste kitchen ideas.