Mom's Frosted Date Balls

patricia taylor

By
@blackvelvet65

These are something good to make for Christmas.


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Serves:

3 dozen

Prep:

25 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 1/4 c
flour, sifted
1/4 tsp
salt
1/3 c
confectionary sugar
1/2 c
margarine
1 Tbsp
milk
1 tsp
vanilla
2/3 c
dates, chopped
1/2 c
nuts, chopped

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Sift the flour twice. Add salt. Cream the butter and gradually add sugar. Add milk and vanilla. Sift in flour. Blend in dates and nuts. Roll into 1 inch balls.
2
Place about 3 inches apart on undressed cookie sheet. Bake at 300 degrees F. for 20 minutes or until lightly brown. While still warm, roll in confectionary sugar. Makes about 3 dozen.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Nuts, Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom
Hashtag: #e g Christmas