EASY IRISH BEER BREAD

Easy Irish Beer Bread

This Irish Beer Bread recipe is so easy to make and the bread is delicious.  Be sure to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a loaf of this bread to share with your family and friends. You may have to make two! It is just that good.  This bread keeps several days in a cool place.  The recipe can be doubled if you like.  It should freeze well but I have not tried freezing it.  This bread makes a wonderful gift.

Irish beer bread gets great reviews.

3 cups all-purpose flour

1/4 cup white granulated sugar

1 tablespoon baking powder

1 teaspoon baking soda

1 teaspoon salt

1 egg

1 (11.2 ounce) bottle of Guiness Draught beer

In a large mixing bowl use a wire whisk to mix together the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt.  Add the egg and beer mixing with a spoon. (I don’t use a mixer with this bread) Generously spray a 9 x 5 loaf pan with cooking spray and add dough for bread.  Bake in a preheated 350 degree oven for 45 to 50 minutes until brown on top.  This bread will not be white because the beer is a dark beer.  It smells great while baking and is wonderful with butter while still hot. Makes one loaf of bread.  Enjoy!

Easy Irish Beer Bread

Irish Beer Bread

The Southern Lady Cooks
This Irish Beer Bread recipe is so easy to make and the bread is delicious. Be sure to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a loaf of this bread to share with your family and friends. You may have to make two!
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 50 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Course bread
Cuisine American, Irish
Servings 1 loaf

Ingredients
  

  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup white granulated sugar
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 egg
  • 1 11.2 ounce bottle of Guiness Draught beer

Instructions
 

  • In a large mixing bowl use a wire whisk to mix together the flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Add the egg and beer mixing with a spoon. (I don’t use a mixer with this bread)
  • Generously spray a 9 x 5 loaf pan with cooking spray and add dough for bread. Bake in a preheated 350 degree oven for 45 to 50 minutes until brown on top
  • This bread will not be white because the beer is a dark beer. It smells great while baking and is wonderful with butter while still hot. Makes one loaf of bread
Keyword irish beer bread
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