Irish Soda Bread with Cheddar

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  • Time icon
    Total Time
    40mins
  • Serves icon
    Serves
    8
  • Calories icon
    Calories
    372
based on 6 ratings

Classic Irish soda bread with a savory twist. We recommend using sharp or mature cheddar.

recipe updated Jul 5, 2018

Ingredients

  • Buttermilk icon
    Buttermilk
    250ml
  • Egg icon
    Egg
    50g
  • All purpose flour icon
    All purpose flour
    450g
  • Baking soda icon
    Baking soda
    10g
  • Cream of tartar icon
    Cream of tartar
    10g
  • Salt icon
    Salt
    1g
  • Unsalted butter icon
    Unsalted butter
    25g
  • Cheddar cheese icon
    Cheddar cheese
    250g

Tools

  • kCook icon Whisk
  • kCook icon Wooden spoon
  • kCook icon Large mixing bowl
  • kCook icon Baking sheet - 18 x 13"
  • kCook icon Medium bowl

Step preview

  1. Pre-heat
  2. Get a clean medium bowl
  3. Add buttermilk
  4. Add egg
  5. Whisk together and set aside
  6. Get a clean large mixing bowl
  7. Add all purpose flour
  8. Add baking soda
  9. Add cream of tartar
  10. Add salt
  11. Whisk together until blended
  12. Add cubed unsalted butter
  13. Rub in and set aside
  14. Transfer milk mixture to dough
  15. Add grated cheddar cheese
  16. Mix well
  17. Turn out on lightly-floured surface
  18. Knead gently until smooth
  19. Shape
  20. Transfer dough to baking sheet
  21. Cut
  22. Bake for 30min until hollow-sounding when tapped
  23. Let cool
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