• Easy Irish Soda Bread

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    Easy Irish Soda Bread
    Prep: 15 min Cook: 35 min Servings: 12
    by RecipeKing
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    Easy Irish Soda Bread is a delicious and easy recipe for a moist soda bread. This will make a fantastic accompaniment for your Saint Patty's Day feast. Though it is NOT a diet recipe it is still a healthy low calories, low fat, low sodium, low cholesterol, low carbohydrates, heart-healthy and Weight Watchers (3) PointsPlus per serving recipe.


    • 2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour
    • 2 tbsp granulated sugar
    • 2 tsp baking powder
    • 1 tsp baking soda
    • 1/2 tsp salt
    • 1/3 cup cold butter
    • 1-1/4 cups buttermilk*
    • 1/2 cup currants or raisins


    1. Preheat oven to 375° F.
    2. Combine all ingredients except buttermilk and currants in a bowl; cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Stir in buttermilk and currants just until moistened.
    3. Turn dough onto a lightly floured surface; knead gently 10 times. Shape into a ball. Place onto greased baking sheet. Pat into a 6-inch circle. Cut 1/2 inch deep “X” in top of dough with sharp knife.
    4. Bake 30-35 minutes or until golden brown. Serve warm.

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