Dark Secret

Dark Secret Recipe

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This is a recipe that comes from an old cookie cookbook that belonged to my grandma. The recipe was submitted for this old book by Mrs. J. Millard Tawes (wife of the former Governor of Maryland). They are easy to make and very tasty.


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2 dozen bars


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  • 3
    eggs, unbeaten
  • 1 c
    chopped black walnuts
  • 1 c
    finely cut dates
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter, melted
  • 1 c
  • 5 Tbsp
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp
  • ·
    powdered sugar

How to Make Dark Secret


  1. Combine all ingredients except the powdered sugar.
  2. Spread into greased and floured 8" x 12" pan. Bake at 350 for 25 minutes.
  3. Cut into strips. Remove from pan and roll in powdered sugar.

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About Dark Secret

Course/Dish: Cookies
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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