Date Loaf Candy Recipe

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Date Loaf Candy

Janis McRae

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@JanisinLA

Every Christmas, my Mom, Aunt Ruth, and I would make Christmas candy. This is one of my favorites! Even if you don't like dates, give it a try!


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Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes

Ingredients

2 c
sugar
1/4 c
butter
2 c
pecans, in pieces
1 c
evaporated milk
8 oz
package dates, chopped
sugar

Step-By-Step

1Dampen kitchen towel, and wring out. Sprinkle with sugar.

2Combine sugar, butter and milk in heavy saucepan. Boil, stirring occasionally until hard boil stage is reached.

3Remove from heat. Add dates and pecans, Beat until creamy. SETS UP FAST! Pour onto entire length of damp, sugared cloth . Roll into long log.

4Cool completely. Slice to serve.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies