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

Comments:
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

  1. In small bowl, combine dates, soda, and boiling water and let cool to lukewarm.
  2. In 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.
  3. Combine 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




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