Date Roll

Date Roll Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Cathie Valentine

By
@cataharin

Dates were a big hit back in the 50's and 60's. My Mom's recipe box is full of recipes with the addition of dates.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
8 or more
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
6 Hr
Method:
Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 1/2 c
    *eagle brand* sweetened condensed milk
  • 2 Tbsp
    lemon juice
  • 1/2 c
    finely chopped nut meats (shelled nuts)
  • 2 c
    vanilla wafers (1/2 lb)-finely crushed
  • 1 c
    finely chopped dates
  • ·
    powder sugar

How to Make Date Roll

Step-by-Step

  1. Blend Eagle Brand Milk and lemon juice in a large bowl. Add vanilla wafer crumbs. Mix well.
  2. Mix dates and nuts in another bowl.
  3. Take a jelly roll pan and place parchment paper on it. Sprinkle paper with powdered sugar. Place the vanilla wafer mixture on pan. Lightly roll or pat to an 8x10 in rectangle. Spread the top with the date/nut mixture. Roll like a jelly roll. Wrap in seran wrap and place in the refrigerator for 6-8 hours. Slice and serve.
  4. **Note** I did not know what nut meats was. I looked up the definition and one place said the edible kernel of a nut. Another reference said shelled nuts. So in other words, today's terminology is chopped nuts :-)

Printable Recipe Card

About Date Roll

Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Show 1 Comment & Review

6 Recipes To Celebrate Dessert Month

6 Recipes to Celebrate Dessert Month

Kitchen Crew

October is National Dessert Month. Yes, there is a whole month dedicated to what I think I should be considered a meal. Raise your hand if you plan your main...

8 Cranberry Recipes Popping With Flavor

8 Cranberry Recipes Popping With Flavor

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Cranberries aren't just for sauce anymore. We've found 8 cranberry recipes that shine a spotlight on this tart treat.

Pinterest Pass Or Fail: Lattice Crust Baked Apples Recipe

Pinterest Pass or Fail: Lattice Crust Baked Apples

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

What's better in fall than apple pie? It's filled with quintessential fall flavors. But what to do when you want apple pie, but don't want to make a whole pie?...