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soda bread

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Donna Keefer
Yakima, WA

Worked in an Irish Restaraunt for 15 years. We made this White Soda Bread (with currants) and a Whole Wheat soda bread. The White with currants is my favorite!

(1 rating)
yield serving(s)
prep time 10 Min
cook time 40 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For soda bread

  • 4 cups flour
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon baking soda
  • 1 cup currants
  • 1 1/2 cup buttermilk

How To Make soda bread

  • 1
    Sift flour, sugar, salt, & baking soda, add currants, stir in buttermilk, mix just until flour is moistened. Knead dough approx. 10 times, turn dough on floured surface(cookie sheet) & shape into round, cut X in top (if desired). Bake at 400 until loaf is golden brown & sounds hollow when tapped. Cool completely before slice.