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Date Loaf Recipe

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One of their favorite 'dates'...camping!


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1 cup dates cut up
1 cup boiling water
1 tsp baking soda
Put dates in boiling water and let cool ( cup cranberries or walnuts cherries can also be added)
2 Tbsp butter
1 egg
1 cup sugar
2 cups flour
1 tsp baking powder
1 tsp vanilla
cup molasses

Date filling
1 cup dates
⅔ cup water
cup brown sugar
1 tsp lemon juice

Cream together butter and sugar.
Add dates, egg and molasses together then add flour mixture.
put in loaf pan 350F for 50-60 minutes.

Add water and sugar to dates.
Cook until thick.
Stir and add in lemon juice.




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