Irish Potato Bread

Baby Kato

By
@BabyKato

This recipe is posted for play in Culinary Quest - Ireland and was found on website:
yourirish.com/irish-potato-bread-rec...

In Ireland, potato bread is also known as potato farl. No Irish breakfast would ever be complete without a piece or two of potato bread.


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Serves:

4 - 8 (1 loaf)

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

3
oz plain flour
1/2
teaspoon baking powder
pinch of salt
1
oz butter
8
oz mashed potatoes
2
tablespoons milk
butter to serve
handful of scallions if desired

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Mix together the flour, baking powder and salt in a bowl, rub in the butter using the fingertips until the mixture resembles breadcrumbs.
2
Add in the scallions now if you are using them.
3
Stir in the mashed potato and enough milk to make soft but not loose dough.
4
Roll out onto a floured board into a round approx ½ inch thick and mark into quarters without cutting right through the potato farl.
5
Place on a greased baking tray and bake in the oven at 200 degrees for about 20 minutes.
6
Serve hot with plenty of butter.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Savory Breads
Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: Irish