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Gluten-Free Tuesday: Soda Bread

Before we talk about what this recipe is, let's talk about what it's not. It's not a traditional Irish soda bread. Traditional Irish soda bread would be made from flour, baking soda, buttermilk, and salt. That's it. The recipe I'm sharing today is an Americanized version of Irish soda bead: it contains sugar, eggs, caraway seeds, and raisins. More

Photo of the Day: Irish Soda Bread for St. Patrick's Day

Jesse Oleson of Cakespy made six different variations of Irish soda bread in her attempt to find the most delicious combination of additions: raisins, green dye, raisins, green frosting, melty mints, and green jelly beans. The winner? All of the above. (As for what the green food coloring does, it makes it cuter. Don't deny the power of cute!) Previously: Irish soda bread recipes Move Over, Rice Krispies: Cereal Treats Smackdown... More

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