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Date Nut Bars Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Grandmom Sanders
Added: Tuesday, December 25, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/4 cup crisco oil
1 cup brown sugar, packed
2 eggs
1/2 tsp. vanilla
3/4 cup flour
1/4 tsp. baking powder
1/4 tsp. salt
1/2 cup walnuts, chopped
1 cup dates, chopped

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 350

Mix oil and brown sugar.
Add eggs and vanilla, mix well.

Sift dry ingredients; add to egg mixture.

Stir in nuts and dates

Put into oiled 8x8x2-inch pan.
Bake for 30 to 35 minutes.

Let cool the cut into bars and roll into powdered sugar.

Store bar cookies in a container with a tight-fitting cover.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
16 bars
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1.25 hrs
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
My Grandmom made these every year at Christmas, and I couldn't wait. Now i make them keeping the tradition going.
Thank you Grandmom

 

 

 

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