Date Bars

Date Bars

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Diane Schmidt

By
@snakpackmomma

This is my Mom's recipe. When she makes them they are gone almost before she's done rolling them in the powdered sugar. Even if you don't like dates, you should try them, they are sooo good you might be converted to liking dates after all!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Cook:
55 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 16 oz
    box dates (i buy the already chopped and pitted, my mom prefers to buy the pitted ones and chop them herself)
  • 6 oz
    chopped pecans
  • 3
    beaten eggs
  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1 c
    flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    baking powder
  • ·
    powdered sugar

How to Make Date Bars

Step-by-Step

  1. Add the chopped dates and pecans to the beaten eggs, add the sugar, salt, baking powder. mix. then add the flour and mix well.
  2. Put into a greased 9x13 pan. Bake at 275* for 1 hour. And yeah I mean 275, LOL, I give this recipe to people and they think that's a typo, it's not! :o) So, when they are done you cut them when they are warm into small squares and roll them into powdered sugar. They are very rich so you want them small. But sooo yummy...

Printable Recipe Card

About Date Bars

Course/Dish: Cookies Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Healthy



Show 1 Comment & Review

12 Yummy Ways to Use Bananas That’s Not in Banana Bread

12 Yummy Ways to Use Bananas That’s Not in Banana Bread


It seems no matter how hard we try, eating a bunch of bananas before they turn brown is a challenge. What happens when bananas get a little too ripe? It’s time to make banana bread. Or is it? If you want to make banana bread, check out 11 of our best banana bread recipes. But, […]

11 Easy Fish Taco Recipes

11 Easy Fish Taco Recipes


For all our fellow taco-lovers out there, you need to check out these recipes. Not only is fish a healthier option for Taco Tuesday, but it also helps switch things up. Plus, there are so many options! From beer battered to grilled to pan seared, fish tacos are a delicious addition to your taco rotation.

15 Healthy Meal Prep Ideas

15 Healthy Meal Prep Ideas


Is your goal for the year to eat healthier? We’re here to help. These healthy meal prep recipes will make sticking to your diet easier than ever. Not only is meal prepping proven to help you eat healthier, but these nutritious meals are also delicious and sure to cure your cravings.