Mini–Irish Soda Breads

Preparation info
  • Makes 12 rolls, Serves


    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      35 min

Appears in
Easy Soups from Scratch with Quick Breads to Match: 70 Recipes to Pair and Share

By Ivy Manning

Published 2017

  • About

Soda bread is served at nearly every meal in Ireland, and every baker has his or her own version. Mine is based on my grandmother’s recipe and includes white whole-wheat flour (an easy-to-love, mild-tasting whole wheat), cold grated butter, buttermilk, and thyme. If you can’t find white whole-wheat flour, use equal parts of all-purpose and whole-wheat flours. Instead of baking this recipe as one large loaf, which takes an hour or more, I divvy up the batter into little rolls to expedite thi