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Grandma Shepherd's Date Roll Candy Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Jennifer Bustos-Gomez

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 c. sugar
1 c. cream
tsp. salt
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1 lb chopped dates

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1 c. chopped pecans
c. shredded coconut
tsp. vanilla

Directions:
Directions:
Cook sugar, cream, and salt until it reaches soft ball stage. Add dates. Cook until mixture separates from the pan when stirred.
Add pecans, coconut, and vanilla.
Beat until cool. Pour onto wet cheese cloth and form a roll. Cut into slices

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
18
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
40 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
My Grandma made these every Christmas. I loved them!

 

 

 

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