Mom's Frosted Date Balls

1
patricia taylor

By
@blackvelvet65

These are something good to make for Christmas.

Rating:

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Comments:
Serves:
3 dozen
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 1/4 c
    flour, sifted
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1/3 c
    confectionary sugar
  • 1/2 c
    margarine
  • 1 Tbsp
    milk
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 2/3 c
    dates, chopped
  • 1/2 c
    nuts, chopped

How to Make Mom's Frosted Date Balls

Step-by-Step

  1. Sift the flour twice. Add salt. Cream the butter and gradually add sugar. Add milk and vanilla. Sift in flour. Blend in dates and nuts. Roll into 1 inch balls.
  2. Place about 3 inches apart on undressed cookie sheet. Bake at 300 degrees F. for 20 minutes or until lightly brown. While still warm, roll in confectionary sugar. Makes about 3 dozen.

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About Mom's Frosted Date Balls

Course/Dish: Nuts, Other Snacks
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Heirloom
Hashtag: #e g Christmas




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