Date Candy Recipe

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Date Candy

Sandy Young

By
@CerrillosSandy

Jeanne, a fellow English teacher, gave me this recipe. It's always on my table at our Christmas Open House!


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Ingredients

1 1/2 stick
butter or margarine
1 c
granulated sugar
1
8-oz. package chopped dates
2 c
rice krispies
1 c
chopped pecans
confectioners' sugar to roll candy in

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Melt butter.
2
Add sugar and dates. Cook gently for 10 minutes. Start timing when you add the dates. Remove from heat.
3
Add Rice Krispies and chopped pecans. Stir well.
4
Let cool; then shape into small balls and roll in confectioners' sugar.

SANDY'S NOTE: Be sure to let the candy cool because you surely will burn your hands if you don't!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Desserts