Tomorrow is Halloween! Why not celebrate with this traditional Irish bread, known as Barm Brack! As part of an ancient fortune-telling ritual, charms were baked into this bread around Halloween. Mine is only filled with raisins. Details and recipe from the Irish Pub Cooking book below!
How to make it an A+: Like many Irish breads, this is dense and not too sweet. Moisten and sweeten it up with a flavored butter–perhaps a compound with brown sugar and cinnamon? Enjoy!