Cora's Date Pudding - A Very Old Recipe

Kathie Carr

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@kathiecc

This recipe dates back to the early 1900's. It came fdrom my grandmother's aunt. The family often served this for Christmas.

Its a very rich, old fashioned pudding served with whipped cream. The sauce bakes on the bottom.


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Serves:

12

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Ingredients

2 c
sugar
2 1/2 c
water
4 Tbsp
butter
1 c
milk
1 c
brown sugar, firmly packed
1 lb
chopped dates
1 c
chopped nuts
1 1/2 c
flour
2 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
cinnamon

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a small saucepan mix sugar, water, and butter. Cook until it comes to a boil. Pour into a 9 by 13 inch pan. Mix all remaining ingredients together, forming a dough-like mixture. Drop by tablespoons full onto mixture in 9 by 13 pan. Bake for 20 minutes. Serve with ice cream or whipped cream.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Puddings