Irish Oatmeal Bread

Zelda Hopkins


This came from an old Irish Cookbook. It is totally different from the Irish Soda Bread. We love it because we like oatmeal.It is chewy and moist. I like to eat it at breakfast. Hope you enjoy it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Thank you Genny Culver Miller for sharing a picture.


★★★★★ 3 votes

Serves 10
10 Min
1 Hr 15 Min


  • 3 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp
    baking powder
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 1/4 c
    rolled oats
  • 1/2 c
    raisins, optional
  • 1 large
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 1/2 c
  • 1 Tbsp
    melted butter

How to Make Irish Oatmeal Bread


  1. Sift together flour, baking powder, and salt. Add oats and raisins, if using. Beat egg lightly, Then add honey and milk and beat until well blended. Add dry ingredients and stir just until all is moistened. Turn into greased 9x5 loaf pan. Brush top of loaf with melted butter and bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour to 1 hour and 15 minutes.

Printable Recipe Card

About Irish Oatmeal Bread

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: Irish
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy
Hashtags: #Oats, #honey, #Kids, #raisins

Show 32 Comments & Reviews

23 Blissful Blueberry Recipes

23 Blissful Blueberry Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

I mean, who doesn't love blueberries? From breakfast to dessert, these blueberry recipes are berry phenomenal.

17 Doughnut Recipes To Celebrate National Doughnut Day

17 Doughnut Recipes to Celebrate National Doughnut Day

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

"Doughnut" let us stop you from making one of these 17 delectable doughnut recipes. Happy National Doughnut Day!

Pineapple Cranberry Zucchini Bread Recipe

Pineapple Cranberry Zucchini Bread

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

The absolute best zucchini bread recipe ever! So moist and full of flavor, you're going to love this Pineapple Cranberry Zucchini Bread. Click here for the Pineapple Cranberry Zucchini Bread...