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Date Walnut Squares Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Neleen Nichols

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3 eggs
1 cup sugar
1 lb dates, chopped
1 cup walnuts
1 tsp vanilla
1 cup flour
1 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp salt
Powdered sugar for coating

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 350 F

Butter a square baking dish

Mix eggs, sugar and vanilla in a mixing bowl
Add chopped dates and walnuts
Add flour, baking powder and salt
Mix all together well
Pour in baking dish
Bake for 20 - 25 minutes, until toothpick comes out clean

Let cool, cut into bite sized square, roll in powdered sugar

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
8 - 10
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1 hour
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
These might be my favorite bar cookie ever. The recipe comes from an old Mirro cookbook my mom has had since I was born (probably).

 

 

 

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