soda bread


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 The recipe was a stepchild of her soda bread, leaving out the buttermilk, and putting in the sweet plantains and vanilla instead. Kevin Fisher-paulson,, "Fisher-Paulson: Kindness among neighbors keeps San Franciscans strong," 2 June 2020 The popular store at 5633 Pearl Road, Parma offered homemade goodies from Ireland, Scotland and Great Britain including meat pies, scones, soda bread, sausage and more. cleveland, "Seven Hills resident awarded Les Dames d’Escoffier International culinary scholarship: Sun Postings," 3 May 2020 Irish soda bread is yeast-free, and there are more than a few hundred gluten-free recipes online. Kristen Rogers, CNN, "Baking during a pandemic can reduce stress and provide comfort," 9 Apr. 2020 Grandma’s Irish soda bread by Sally's Baking Addiction is another easy recipe to tackle. Sara M Moniuszko, USA TODAY, "Easy bread recipes you can make during the coronavirus quarantine – even if you're out of yeast, milk or butter," 26 Mar. 2020 Banana bread, zucchini bread, beer bread and Irish soda bread recipes bypass yeast and use baking soda or baking powder as a leavening agent. David Lindquist, Indianapolis Star, "Baking in the time of coronavirus: Bread is hot topic at home and away," 16 Apr. 2020 On her website, the Barefoot Contessa shares her go-to recipe for Irish soda bread, which comes together with only a handful of ingredients, many of which are pantry staples. Perri Ormont Blumberg, Southern Living, "Ina Garten Shares Her Irish Soda Bread Recipe," 6 Apr. 2020 But there are also biscuits and soda bread — all worthy yeastless carbs. Krysten Chambrot, New York Times, "How to Make Bread at Any Skill Level," 1 Apr. 2020 The only fillip the appetizer requires is parked nearby: brown soda bread with dreamy Irish butter. Tom Sietsema, Washington Post, "In Dublin, Chapter One begins and ends with pampering," 20 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of soda bread

1850, in the meaning defined above

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“Soda bread.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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