soda bread

noun

Definition of soda bread

: a quick bread made especially with buttermilk and leavened with baking soda

Examples of soda bread in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web These days, recipes often include some chemical leavening, butter and milk, turning the hearty backwoods fare into a more refined treat similar to Irish soda bread. Jen Rose Smith, CNN, 4 May 2022 As anyone who seriously celebrates St. Patrick's Day will tell you, the world’s most legendary soda bread comes courtesy of the Emerald Isle. Jill Gleeson, Country Living, 15 Apr. 2022 Recipes vary widely between Ireland and the U.S., but traditional soda bread contains soft wheat flour, buttermilk, baking soda, and salt. Jill Gleeson, Country Living, 15 Apr. 2022 Our taste testers came to the table with varying opinions on Irish soda bread. Ariel Cheung, chicagotribune.com, 11 Mar. 2022 The basic traditional Irish soda bread calls for flour, buttermilk, baking soda and salt. Kim Sunée, Anchorage Daily News, 17 Mar. 2022 Menu: soda bread with Irish whiskey butter and fried cabbage and rashers; pork bangers and Irish colcannon with red onion gravy and blarney stones and Irish bananas. Gege Reed, The Courier-Journal, 9 Mar. 2022 Before the start of the parade, there will be an Irish tea with scones, Irish soda bread and Irish music from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. Tinley Park Park District’s Vogt Visual Arts Center, 17420 S. 67th Court. Mike Nolan, chicagotribune.com, 1 Mar. 2022 Refreshments including Irish soda bread will be offered. courant.com, 14 May 2021 See More

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First Known Use of soda bread

1850, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

11 May 2022

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“Soda bread.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/soda%20bread. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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