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Tag: Irish soda bread

Feb.
26th

Irish dreams: Soda bread at Corina Bakery


Doyle’s Guinness stew is served with a slice of Irish soda bread, with currants and caraway seeds, made by Corina Bakery.

Irish soda bread: it joins the list of carbs I shouldn’t have eaten this week, but I did anyway. Corina is to blame.

The Tacoma bakery bakes the bread for Doyle’s. Doyle’s serves the bread toasted with dishes like shepherd’s pie and Guinness stew.

I don’t usually like soda bread. I’ve always thought it a waste of a bread. It’s thick, dense, the texture is difficult to get right. Most examples I’ve eaten are better as door stoppers than something I want to use as a vessel to dip into a big bowl of Guinness braised stew. Read more »