Everyday Homemade

Irish Soda Bread with Sourdough Discard

With its crunchy exterior, soft interior, and unique flavor, you'll love this tasty sourdough discard recipe. It's easy to make, requires no special equipment, is only needs 8 simple ingredients. Let's make this Irish Soda Bread recipe together!

Why You'll Love This Sourdough Irish Soda Bread Recipe

01. Perfect side dish for St. Patrick's Day

02. Crunchy exterior, soft interior

03. Only 9 ingredients

04. Uses sourdough discard

Ingredient List

All-Purpose Flour Granulated Sugar Baking Soda Salt Butter Sourdough Starter Discard Buttermilk Egg

Combine dry ingredients


Cut butter into dry ingredients


Whisk together wet ingredients


Mix wet and dry ingredients


Score the top of the bread




Buttermilk Substitute

1 ¼ cups of regular milk mixed with 4 teaspoons of vinegar or lemon juice OR ¾ cup of plain yogurt thinned with ½ cup of milk or water

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