Irish Soda Bread Recipe

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Irish Soda Bread

Rhonda Wheeler

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@homeskillet

This is a very quick bread if you want it for dinner in a hurry and its delicious and goes with any kind of meal.Legend has it the slash on top of the loaf allows the fairies to escape.


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Serves:

10

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

35 Min

Ingredients

1/2 c
raisins
1/2 c
hot brewed black tea
2 tsp
caraway seeds
1 c
flour
3/4 c
whole wheat flour
3/4 tsp
baking soda
1/2 tsp
salt
3/4 c
milk or buttermilk
2 Tbsp
packed brown sugar
1 Tbsp
butter or oil

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine raisins with tea in small bowl or cup and let soak for 10 minutes.Then drain.
2
Crush caraway seeds. You can omit if you like.
3
Whisk all purpose flour,wheat flour,baking soda and salt.
4
Stir in raisins and caraway seeds.
5
Mix milk, brown sugar and butter. Gradually stir into flour mixture just till dry ingredients are moistened.
6
Knead dough a couple of times not alot so it will stay tender.
7
Shape into a ball and place in greased pie plate or baking sheet.
8
Flatten to about 2 inches.
9
Make 1/2 inch deep crisscross slash on top of bread.
10
Bake at 425 for 30-40 minutes.When toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Breads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy