- Portion size 8 servings
- 2 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 cup whole wheat flour
- 1 cup shredded old Cheddar cheese
- 2 tablespoons sugar
- 1 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 cup chopped green onion
- 1 1/2 cup buttermilk
- 1/4 cup vegetable oil
- 1 pinch cayenne pepper
- 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
Preheat oven to 375°F (190°C).
In large bowl, whisk together all-purpose flour, whole wheat flour, cheese, onions, sugar, baking soda, salt and cayenne.
In small bowl, whisk together buttermilk and oil. Add to dry ingredients all at once; stir with fork until soft dough forms.
Turn out dough onto lightly floured surface. With floured hands, press dough into ball; knead lightly 10 times. Place on greased baking sheet; gently pat out dough into 6-in (15 cm) circle.
Sprinkle flour over loaf. With sharp knife, score large X on top of loaf. Bake in oven for about 45 minutes or until golden and tester inserted in centre comes out clean.