Irish soda bread with flaxseed

Irish soda bread with flaxseed

  • Author: Mary
  • Prep Time: 10
  • Cook Time: 40
  • Total Time: 50 minutes
  • Yield: 1 medium bread 1x
  • Category: Bread, Baking
  • Cuisine: Irish


Simple Irish bread with just 6 ingredients and no need to mix, no need to wait.



  • 2 cups whole wheat flour
  • 1/2 cup quick oats
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 3 tbsp flaxseed
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 1/4 cup water


  1. Preheat the oven at 400°F. 
  2. Mix the flour, oats, baking soda, salt and flaxseeds. Add the buttermilk, honey and water. Knead just a little bit a-with your hands, form a ball. You can add some oats on top to decorate.
  3. With a knife make a cross. Place on a baking sheet covered with parchment paper and place in the oven for 40 minutes. 

Keywords: Soda bread, healthy, simple bread, flaxseed