Date Cake

Date Cake Recipe

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Judy Garcia

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@snflwr8351

This is a good pot-luck cake.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 1/4 c
dates, chopped
1 1/2 c
boiling water
1 tsp
baking soda
3/4 c
margarine or shortening
1 c
granulated sugar
2
eggs
2 2/3 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
cinnamon
1/2 tsp
salt
2 tsp
vanilla
1/2 c
brown sugar
1/2 c
walnuts, finely chopped
6 oz
chocolate chips

How to Make Date Cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1In small bowl, combine dates, soda, and boiling water and let cool to lukewarm.
  • 2In another bowl, cream sugar and margarine (shortening). Add eggs and beat until fluffy. Sift dry ingredients together; add alternately with date mixture and add vanilla. Pour into greased and floured 9 x 13-inch pan.
  • 3Combine brown sugar, chopped nuts and chocolate chips. Sprinkle on cake batter. Bake at 350° for 30-35 minutes or until tests done.

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About Date Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy