Irish Soda Bread with Currants and Orange Zest

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Now, I’m not too picky when it comes to bread.  Ok, I’m not too picky when it comes to carbs, period.  Irish soda bread, however, has its own special type of yummy.  Soda bread is a type of quickbread that uses a chemical reaction between buttermilk and baking soda in order to rise.  The buttermilk…

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31 Days of Halloween #15: Apple Cranberry Streusel Bread

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We made this bread on Sinful Sunday after a beastly hike up Mt. Cammerer last week.  This recipe has “fall” written all over it, and would be perfect for any of the cool weather holidays, even Halloween.  Slice it up and arrange it on a festive tray next to your cauldron of cider or witch’s…

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