Date Cake

Date Cake Recipe

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Leah Robertson


My sweet Aunt Rosey makes this cake. I'm not crazy about dates but this cake has chocolate chips too! It is very good.

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1 c
boiling water
1 c
chopped dates
1 c
1 tsp
1/2 tsp
1 3/4 c
2 tsp
cocoa powder
1 c
1 tsp
1 c
chocolate chips
1 c
chopped nuts

How to Make Date Cake


  • 1Pour boiling water over the chopped dates. Let stand while measuring dry ingredients.
  • 2Mix dry ingredients (sugar, soda, salt, cocoa and flour)
  • 3Add in to dry mixture the oil, egg and vanilla. Mix together then add and stir in date mixture to cake mix.
  • 4Pour into greased 13 x 9 cake pan. Add on top of mix the 1 cup of choc. chips and 1 cup of chopped nuts (DO NOT MIX). Bake at 350* for 30 to 35 minutes.

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Course/Dish: Cakes

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