MRS. AVER'S DATE WALNUT PIE

Ellen Bales

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Found this in an old recipe file of my mother's. It was cut from a newspaper with this notation: Date Walnut Pie, First Prize, Mrs. DeWitt E. Aver, R.R. 3, Noblesville. Mrs. Aver, wherever you are, thank you for this delightful prize-winning pie recipe.
Photo Credit: Meredith Heuer


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Serves:

8

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

1 Hr

Ingredients

1/2 c
sugar
1 c
corn syrup
1/4 tsp
salt
1 Tbsp
all purpose flour
2
eggs
1 Tbsp
melted butter
1 tsp
vanilla
1 1/4 c
chopped walnuts
1 pkg
(7 oz.) pitted dates
1
unbaked 9" pastry shell

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a large bowl, beat together sugar, syrup, salt, flour, and eggs. Mix well. Add melted butter, vanilla, nuts and dates (cut in pieces).
2
Pour into shell and bake for 10 minutes at 450 degrees. Then lower oven temperature to 300 degrees and continue baking for another 50 minutes, or until filling is set.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies
Hashtags: #rich, #dates, #nutty