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Tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day and that means it is time for Irish Soda Bread. No time to bake? Westchester Magazine says one of the best places to get this treat is at Kneaded Bread in Port Chester. Read the article HERE. However, if you want to bake your own loaf here is our favorite recipe:

Ingredients:

  • 3 1/2 Cups Sifted All-Purpose Flour
  • 6 Tbsp Sugar
  • 1 Tsp Baking Soda
  • 3 Tsp Baking Powder
  • 3/4 Tsp Salt
  • 1 Cup Raisins
  • 1 Tbsp Caraway Seeds (optional)
  • 1/2 Stick Melted Butter (4 Tbsp)
  • 2 Beaten Eggs
  • 1 3/4 Cups Buttermilk

Pre-Heat Oven to 350F
Grease a Loaf Pan (9-10″)
In a large bowl, combine dry ingredients (flour, sugar, baking soda, baking powder, salt, raisins, caraway seeds).
In a separate bowl, combine butter, buttermilk and eggs.
Slowly mix the liquids into the dry ingredients and form one large mass. Dough should have rather stiff bread consistency.
Place dough in loaf pan and bake for 60 minutes.
Slice. Toast. Butter. Enjoy!

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Looking to purchase a home in our area? Our team website (www.joanomeara.com) can be an invaluable source of information.

  1. The Community Tab provides information on Rye, Harrison, Rye Brook and Port Chester. Learn about the history of each town, the offerings and the recreational facilities. We also have links to the Houlihan Lawrence website where you can watch video and see specific market data for the individual communities.
  2. The Buyers Tab provides content regarding schools in our area as well as links to each school district.
  3. The Properties Tab highlights our team’s featured listings and gives you the option to search for a property.

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Winter Break Workshop – Presidential Food & Facts
Square House Museum is hosting a fun and educational program for children 6 and older. Workshop includes trivia and food favored by US founding families.
Date: Wednesday, February 22nd
Time: 10:00-12:00pm

For more information and to register Click Here.

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bluetulipchocilateLocated at 137 Purchase Street – Blue Tulip Chocolates doesn’t just make superb chocolates but they host events and parties as well. Chocolate Making Workshops, Bachelorette Parties, Girl’s Night Out and Birthday Parties are just some of the ways you can enjoy this local shoppe. For more information Click Here.

 

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In the latest edition of Westchester Magazine (February 2017) several bakeries and stores in our area were mentioned for their extraordinary breads and cannolis. Guide to Best Breads gives accolades to Kneaded Bread in Port Chester, June & Ho in Rye and Tarry Market in Port Chester for their extraordinary breads. There is also a detailed articled on Kneaded Bread in this issue as well – Click Here to read. In the Art of Cannoli article – Casa d’Italia Sandwich Shoppe in Harrison was given high praise for their handmade Italian dessert. Click on any of the above links to read full articles.

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