Nonnies Date Nut Bread Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Nonnies Date Nut Bread

Lynda Sweezey

By
@mema5

This is my Mom's recipe and I just love it. Anything with dates is good. This is an old recipe. I can't remember when Mom didn't make it. The recipe has been around a long time.My parents were married almost 70 years, and she made it all through their marriage.


Featured Pinch Tips Video

Comments:

Serves:

1 loaf

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Ingredients

1 c
dates-cut up
1 1/2 c
boiling water

COMBINE AND LET STAND UNTIL NEEDED

1 1/2 c
sugar
1 Tbsp
shortening
1 large
egg
1 tsp
vanilla
2 3/4 c
flour
1 c
nutmeats (i like pecans but walnuts are good too}
2 tsp
baking soda
pinch salt

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream sugar and shorting.
Add egg.
Mix soda with flour and add 1 teaspoon vanilla.
Add flour alternately with liquid from dates.
Add dates & nuts.
2
Bake 1 hour at 350 in a greased and floured loaf pan.
Cool in pan for 5 minutes and cool on a wire rack.

About this Recipe