Date Nut Cake
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- in the original recipe, the ingredients were not listed as in your usual recipe. i am following what my grandmother gave me.
1In small bowl, pour 1 1/2 cups boiling water over 8 oz. chopped dates. Stir in 1/2 tsp. baking soda.
2In large bowl, cream 1 cup sugar and 3/4 cup room temp butter. Blend in 2 eggs and beat well.
3Add 1 3/4 cups flour, 3/4 tsp. baking soda and 1/2 cup chopped nuts. Mix well. Add date mixture to this and mix. (it will be loose)
4Pour into 9x13 prepared pan. Sprinkle 1/4 cup sugar over top of cake, then, 1/2 cup chopped nuts over sugar and finally 1 cup chocolate chips on top. -DO NOT MIX-
5Bake at 350 for 30 to 35 minutes.