Grandma Griffin's Irish Soda Bread


Preheat oven to 350 degrees

Grease and flour an angel food or tube pan


4 cups flour

2 teaspoons baking powder

1 teaspoon baking soda

1 cup sugar

1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

1 teaspoon ground nutmeg

1 stick unsalted butter, melted

2 farm-fresh or brown eggs, beaten

16 ounces sour cream

1 ½ cups raisins 


  1. Mix flour, baking powder, baking soda and sugar and spices in large mixing bowl.
  2. Add butter, eggs and sour cream and mix until well blended.
  3. Add raisins and stir until well mixed.
  4. Place batter in prepared pan and bake in 350 degree oven for 1 hour.