Recipes easy to make Grandma Linda’s Irish Soda Bread

Recipes easy to make Grandma Linda’s Irish Soda Bread

The ingredients for making Recipes easy to make Grandma Linda’s Irish Soda Bread

  1. 4 cups flour
  2. 1/4 cup sugar
  3. 1 tsp salt
  4. 1 tsp baking powder
  5. 1/4 cup butter or margarine
  6. 1 1/2 cups raisins, cooked * (see below)
  7. 4 tbsp raisin juice * (see below)
  8. 1 egg
  9. 1 1/3 cup buttermilk ** (see below)
  10. 1 tsp baking soda

Step-step makingGrandma Linda’s Irish Soda Bread

  1. Heat Oven to 375.

  2. In a large bowl add flour, baking powder, salt, and sugar.

  3. Cut in the room temperature butter.

  4. Add raisins and the raisin juice.

  5. In a separate bowl, combine the egg and buttermilk. Add baking soda to liquid. Quickly stir into dry ingredients.

  6. Dough will be very sticky. Put into a well greased loaf pan and cut a cross into the top about 1/2 inch deep.

    Grandma Linda's Irish Soda Bread recipe step 6 photo
  7. Bake for 50 – 60 minutes for large loaf or 40 – 45 minutes for 2 small loaves.

  8. Cover raisins in saucepan with water and bring to a boil quickly, then simmer for 5 minutes. Save 4 tablespoons of the raisin juice. Drain the raisins. *

  9. If using milk instead of buttermilk, put 2 tablespoons of vinegar in milk and let stand undisturbed for 5 min. Then add egg & baking soda. Stir lightly & quickly add to the batter. **

  10. Enjoy!