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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Ingredients

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

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Dampen kitchen towel, and wring out. Sprinkle with sugar.
2
Combine sugar, butter and milk in heavy saucepan. Boil, stirring occasionally until hard boil stage is reached.
3
Remove from heat. Add dates and pecans, Beat until creamy. SETS UP FAST! Pour onto entire length of damp, sugared cloth . Roll into long log.
4
Cool completely. Slice to serve.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Candies