Irish Soda Bread

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Melanie Campbell

By
@RossCampbell

Whether or not you're Irish, this classic quick bread recipe brings great taste into your kitchen

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
10-12
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
35 Min

Ingredients

4 c
flour
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
salt
3/4 c
raisins
2 Tbsp
caraway seeds
1 c
buttermilk

How to Make Irish Soda Bread

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 425°F.
  • 2Mix flour, baking soda, and salt in a bowl. Add raisins and caraway seeds.
  • 3Add buttermilk all at once and mix.
  • 4Knead the dough on a lightly floured board. (To knead, press the dough flat, fold it in half, turn the dough, and repeat.) Form into a round loaf on a well-greased baking sheet.
  • 5With a knife, carefully mark an X across the top of the loaf. Lay a piece of foil over the loaf. Bake for 5 minutes.
  • 6Lower heat to 250°F and bake 30 minutes more. Remove foil and bake another 10 minutes, until the loaf is slightly browned.
  • 7Cut into wedges and serve with butter.

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About Irish Soda Bread

Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #Irish