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Irish Soda Bread

 

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Recipe

Irish Soda Bread

I love slathering a slice of this bread with a thick layer of butter, and some strawberry jam. A purely decadent treat.....

Times

  • Prep Time : 20 min
  • Cook Time : 1 hour
  • Ready Time : 1 hour, 20 min

Servings

2 loaves

Ingredients

  • 5 cups all-purpose unbleached flour
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 stick butter (1/4 lb)
  • 2 1/2 cups raisins, soaked in water for 15 to 20 minutes and drained
  • 2 1/2 cups buttermilk
  • 1 large egg, slightly beaten

Directions

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Generously grease 2 small loaf pans or one cookie sheet.

Stir together the flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, and baking soda. Cut in the butter and mix very thoroughly with your hands until it becomes like breadcrumbs. Stir in raisins .

Add the buttermilk and egg to the flour mixture. Stir until well moistened. Shape dough into 2 loaves and place in the pans OR shape into one round loaf on cookie sheet.

Bake for 1 hour. Test with a toothpick for doneness. Cool in the pans for 3 to 5 minutes. Transfer to a wire rack to cool.

About Hadassah Sabo Milner

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HaDassah Sabo Milner is a Welsh Jew who lives in Monsey NY. She is a writer and a blogger and a lifelong foodie. She's married with four sons who provide her with much fodder for her writing projects. HaDassah is also a social media rockstar who can update multiple platforms simultaneously whilst cooking Shabbat dinner for 70. You can find her on Facebook, Twitter Twittr , and read her blog In The Pink .

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