Ashford Castle Soda Bread
Recipe Type: Irish
Cuisine: Breakfast
Ashford Irish Soda Bread is an elevated version of the traditional product typically prepared with the basic of ingredients: flour, baking soda, soured milk to moisten and activate the soda, and salt. It adds the cream of tartar and the malty rich flavor of Guinness to create an enriching bread.
  • 3 ½ cups brown flour
  • ½ stick of soft butter
  • 2 tsp baking soda
  • 2 tsp cream of tartar
  • ½ tbsp salt
  • 1 whole egg
  • ¼ cup honey
  • 1 ½ cup Guinness
  1. Mix all dry ingredients with the butter and honey
  2. Add the eggs and Guinness and mix until all combined
  3. Place into a 2lb loaf tin
  4. Bake for 50 minutes @ 340°F
  5. Leave to cool before cutting
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