How to Make Date Cake
- Pour boiling water over the chopped dates. Let stand while measuring dry ingredients.
- Mix dry ingredients (sugar, soda, salt, cocoa and flour)
- Add in to dry mixture the oil, egg and vanilla. Mix together then add and stir in date mixture to cake mix.
- Pour 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.