Date Bars

susan simons


My Grandma Made Date everything and the family members have always said how good Grandmas date bars are, I found her recipe in her recipes and here is is for all to share I hope you all enjoy.

I haven't made these myself as I'm not into date bars and some of the directions seems brief, but I'm sure if your into making date bars you can improvise with these directions.


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  • 3/4 c
    brown sugar
  • 1/4 c
  • 1
  • 1 1/2 c
    unbleached white flour
  • 1 tsp
    soda, salt-nuts
  • 1 c
  • 1 c
    hot water poured over dates. do this first so it will cool.

How to Make Date Bars


  1. Cream shortening, add sugar and egg. Add flour, soda and salt alternatley with date mixture.
  2. Bake at 350 degrees about 45minutes.

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Course/Dish: Cookies

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