Bread

Uncle Jim’s Brown Bread

Uncle Jim isn’t my Uncle Jim, he is actually Uncle Jim of the McGargle family brewers (www.ryeriverbrewingco.com). I had picked up one of their sampler packs recently and when we opened the bottle of Uncle Jim’s stout I thought it would be lovely in a loaf of bread, it smelled so good. I couldn’t describe it any better than McGargles …

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Edward Hayden’s Brown Bread

I had the pleasure of attending a cookery demonstration by the lovely Edward Hayden in Wexford yesterday. He produced the most mouth-watering Lemon, Ginger & Passion Fruit Cheesecake, some wonderful White Chocolate & Raspberry Muffins, his fabulous Brown Bread & the most delicious Pesto I have ever tasted. He gave a great demonstration & is charming, witty and very talented. …

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My Mam’s Brown Bread

This is my Mam’s Brown Bread recipe, she made this every week without fail and there was always a few loaves in the freezer. No matter what events were occurring in the local community, be it the local field day, a fundraising bake sale or a charity coffee morning, she always got requests for her bread. Ingredients (for 2 loaves) …

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