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Why Is There A Cross Cut Into The Top Of Irish Soda Bread?

Look anywhere on St. Patrick’s Day in the US and you’re likely to find green bagels, beer, and even green McDonald’s milkshakes. You’ll also find “Irish soda bread” — with a cruciform slashed on top.  Why the shape of the cross – and why is it known as soda bread? Thank The American Indians For […]

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