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Aunt Dort's Christmas Date Bread Recipe

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This recipe for Aunt Dort's Christmas Date Bread, by , is from St. Clairsville Red Devil Marching Band Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Lisa Kleevic
Added: Friday, August 17, 2007


1 16oz. pitted dates
1 c. cold water
1 tsp. soda
1/4 lb. butter
1 c. sugar
1 egg
2 c. flour
1 pinch salt
1 tsp. vanilla
1 c. chopped walnuts

Add water and dates, cook until tender, add soda, stir and let cool.
Add butter, sugar and egg to cooled mixture, mix, add flour, salt and vanilla, then add nuts.
Bake 300 degree 1 1/2 hr. in buttered loaf pan.




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