Date Cake Recipe

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Date Cake

sheila farrah

By
@ilovefood2

I found this recipe in my Mother's old basket of recipes. I love it and so did my husband, but not as much as he loved her pinapple pie.


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Serves:

8 to 10

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

25 Min

Ingredients

1/3 c
mashed banana
1/2 stick
butter, softened
3 large
eggs
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 1/4 c
water
3 c
unbleached white flour
1 tsp
baking soda
2 tsp
baking powder
1 1/2 c
chopped dates

TOPPING

1/3 c
chopped dates
1/3 c
chopped walnuts or pecans
1/3 c
coconut, flaked

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Beat together mashede banana and butter until creamy. Add eggs, vanilla extract, and water; beat.
2
Measure in flour, baking soda, and baking powder and beat well. Stir in 1 1/2 cups chopped dates.
3
Spread batter into an oiled and floured 9" by 12" baking pan. Spread batter evenly in pan.
4
combine topping ingredients and sprinkle over batter. Bake a 350 degrees oven for 20 25 minutes or until knife inserted in middle comes out clean.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy