Irish Soda Bread

St. Patrick's Day

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Celebrate with our favorite Irish- themed dishes. Try our Irish Corned Beef Stew or savor a taste of Dublin with our Corned Beef with Spiced Apple Mustard Galze. Sláinte! (That's cheers!)


Irish Soda Bread

Irish Soda Bread
4 cups flour
1⅓ cup raisins
1 tbsp. baking powder
1 tbsp. sugar
1 tbsp. dill seeds (optional)
1 tsp. baking soda
3/4 tsp. salt
2 cups buttermilk

Prep: 10 minutes, Cook: 45 minutes, Makes: 2 loaves

1. Preheat oven to 350ºF. Mix together all ingredients except buttermilk. Add buttermilk and blend with a fork. Place dough on a heavily floured board; knead for about 2 minutes.

2. Shape into 2 rounds; place on a greased baking pan. Cut a deep cross into the top of each loaf; bake for 45 minutes or until lightly browned and sounds hollow when tapped.

Nutritional Information:
(based on 1 slice): 100 calories, 3 g protein, .5 g total fat (0 g sat.), 21 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 5 g sugar, 0 mg cholesterol, 210 mg sodium


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