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Date Nut Cake Recipe

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4 eggs, well beaten
1 cup sugar
1 cup flour
1 tsp baking powder
2 cups dates
2 cups nuts

1/2 cup sugar, melted
2 cups sugar
1 cup milk
1/2 lb butter (2 sticks)
1 tsp vanilla

For the cake--
1) Pour into cake pans
2) Bake 350 for 40-45 minutes

For the Filling--
1) Melt 1/2 cup sugar in sauce pan
2) Put sugar and milk in another sauce pan
3) Add melted sugar to boiling mixture
A) Cook 15 min. or until it forms a soft boil
B) Take off stove
C) Add butter and vanilla
D) Beat until cool and thick
4) Spread on cake




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