Date Bread

1
susan simons

By
@imbossmare

This is another one of my Grandma Eunice Kaphingst's Date recipes, It's so easy to tell her most used recipes the cards they are written on are so worn and comments written on them.

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:

Ingredients

  • 1 c
    dates, chopped
  • 1 c
    boiling water
  • 1 c
    brown sugar
  • 1/4 c
    shortening
  • 1
    egg
  • 1 1/2 c
    flour
  • 1 tsp
    soda
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1 c
    nuts, chopped (optional)

How to Make Date Bread

Step-by-Step

  1. Pour boiling water over dates, let stand until water cools.
  2. Sift together flour, soda, and salt.
  3. Cream together shortening and sugar, add egg, add flour alternatley with date mixture. Blend in nuts.
  4. Pour into well greased 9x5x3-inch loaf pan.
    Bake at 350 degrees about 45 minutes.

Printable Recipe Card

About Date Bread

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads




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