Quick wholemeal beer bread

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Total Time
5 mins
40 mins

I'm posting this recipe here so that I don't lose it! I haven't tried it but it seems worth trying. Can't get much easier. With a good stout or dark beer this could be extremely yummy. Originally from the kitchen of Rosemary Champion.

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  1. Sift flour and then mix well.
  2. Bake in an oven at 350 deg F for approx 40 minutes.
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This bread has great flavor when you use a dark beer. I used Bass Ale. I followed the directions exactly, baking the batter right away. However, it didn't rise one iota, creating a dense, chewy loaf, and wasn't too bad. I'll bet this batter needs to sit awhile to let the beer and sugar do it's thing and create a little bubbly rise. Maybe you could even cheat a little and add some baking powder. I'm not a bread whiz, so these are just suggestions.