GRANDMA NELLIE’S IRISH BROWN BREAD

  • Grease an 8”square baking dish and pre-heat oven to 350°
  • In a large bowl, place 1 cup of hot water; add contents of raisin packet to water and stir for 30 seconds.  Add ¼ cup of oil (or softened butter) and mix well.
  • (optional: if desired stir in 1 egg before adding dry ingredients)
  • Add dry mix ¼ cup at a time, stirring thoroughly after each addition.
  • Pour batter into prepared baking dish and bake for 25 minutes or until center is cooked (springy to the touch).