"There is one thing more exasperating than a wife who can cook and won't, and that's a wife who can't cook and will."--Robert Frost

Date Roll Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Date Roll, by , is from The Women In My Life, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Aunt Rea
Added: Sunday, October 19, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 1/2 Cup Sugar
1 Cup Dates Pitted and Chopped
1/2 Cup Pet Milk
1/2 Cup Chopped Nuts
2 tsp Butter
Powdered Sugar

Directions:
Directions:
Cook sugar, dates and milk until mixture forms a soft ball when dropped into cold water (236). Remove from fire and set in pan in a bowl of cold water and cool to lukewarm. Add chopped nuts and butter, beat until thick and entirely cool. Turn onto board dusted thickly with powdered sugar and knead until it will mold well. Roll into a long roll about 1" in diameter and let stand 24 hours, then slice.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

229W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!