Soda Bread


  • 6oz self-raising wholemeal flour
  • 6oz plain flour
  • ½ tsp salt
  • ½ tsp bicarbonate of soda
  • 1/2 pint sour milk.


  1. Preheat the oven to 400F/200C/Gas 6.
  2. Tip the flours, salt and bicarbonate of soda into a large mixing bowl and stir.
  3. Make a well in the centre and pour in milk, mixing quickly with a fork to form a soft dough
  4. Turn onto a lightly floured surface and knead briefly.
  5. Form into a round and flatten dough slightly before placing on a lightly floured baking sheet.
  6. Cut a cross on the top and bake for about 30 mins or until loaf sounds hollow when tapped.
  7. Cool on a wire rack.
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