Date Loaf Candy

Date Loaf Candy Recipe

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Janis McRae

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@JanisinLA

Every Christmas, my Mom, Aunt Ruth, and I would make Christmas candy. This is one of my favorites! Even if you don't like dates, give it a try!

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★★★★★ 2 votes

Ingredients

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  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 1/4 c
    butter
  • 2 c
    pecans, in pieces
  • 1 c
    evaporated milk
  • 8 oz
    package dates, chopped
  • ·
    sugar

How to Make Date Loaf Candy

Step-by-Step

  1. Dampen kitchen towel, and wring out. Sprinkle with sugar.
  2. Combine sugar, butter and milk in heavy saucepan. Boil, stirring occasionally until hard boil stage is reached.
  3. Remove from heat. Add dates and pecans, Beat until creamy. SETS UP FAST! Pour onto entire length of damp, sugared cloth . Roll into long log.
  4. Cool completely. Slice to serve.

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About Date Loaf Candy

Course/Dish: Candies




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