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Slade's Date Nut Bars Recipe

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This recipe for Slade's Date Nut Bars, by , is from The Miami Country Day School Cookbook Project, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Kim Coetzee
Added: Thursday, October 2, 2008


1 cup flour
1/2 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 cup butter
1 cup of sugar
2 eggs
1 tsp. of vanilla
11 oz. chopped dates
1 cup chopped walnuts

Preheat oven at 375 .
Cream butter, and sugar and then add eggs. Blend.
Add remaining ingredients and blend. Add mixture to a square baking dish. Cook on middle rack and bake for approximately 25 minutes or until golden.

(Recipe can be doubled. Use a 3/4" deep cookie sheet - ungreased. Cool and cut into squares. Roll in confectioner sugar.




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