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apple-date dream

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Ellen Gwaltney Bales
Indianapolis, IN

Here is another great dessert from the BH&G Oven Meals cookbook. My mother passed this book on to me--she must have known I would make good use of it one day. If you love apples, dates, and nuts, this is for you! Photo by:

(1 rating)
yield 12 serving(s)
prep time 20 Min
cook time 40 Min

Ingredients For apple-date dream

  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 c
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 tsp
    ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp
    ground allspice
  • 2
    eggs, beaten
  • 1 can
    (21 oz.) apple pie filling
  • 1/2 c
    cooking oil
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1 c
    chopped pitted dates
  • 1/4 c
    chopped walnuts

How To Make apple-date dream

  • 1
    In a medium bowl, combine thoroughly the flour, sugar, baking soda, salt, cinnamon, and allspice. In a second bowl, combine eggs, pie filling, oil and vanilla.
  • 2
    Stir into flour mixture and mix well. Stir in dates and nuts. Pour into a greased and floured 13x9x2" baking dish.
  • 3
    Bake in a pre-heated 350-degree oven for 40 to 45 minutes. Cool. Cut into squares and serve with whipped cream.