Saturday, January 5, 2013
Irish Soda Bread!
4c. sugar 2c. raisins ( or cranberries)
1/4c. sugar 1 large egg, plus 1 large egg yolk
2tsp. baking powder 1 1/2c. buttermilk
1tsp. salt 1tsp. baking soda
4.tbl cold butter 1tbl. heavy cream
preheat over to 350*
In a large bowl mix flour,sugar ,baking powder,salt, Add butter and with a pastry blender,blend together! Fold in raisins!
In a small bowl mix buttermilk,egg and baking soda! Add egg mixture to flour mixture using a spatula, mix together until the dough just comes together! Place on a baking sheet and form into a domed loaf!
In a small bowl whisk together egg yoke and cream, brush over the loaf!
Place in oven and bake for about an hour or until golden brown!!
I had fun making this hope you will too!!