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“This was my playmate's mother's recipe Oh how I loved this date loaf! (Doris Eppinger --neeAllen). After school if we were lucky we'd get a slice. I hope it tastes as good now as it did 63 years ago.”
READY IN:
1hr 15mins
SERVES:
16
YIELD:
1 loaf
UNITS:
US

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Directions

  1. Heat oven to 350F, lightly grease a loaf pan.
  2. Mix the dates, butter& boiling water, set aside& cool.
  3. When cooled mix in the beaten egg& sugar.
  4. Mix the flour, baking soda& salt together.
  5. Add dry ingredients to the batter.
  6. Add nuts and vanilla, blend well.
  7. Pour into the prepared loaf pan.
  8. Bake in 350F oven for 50-60 minutes or until a wooden skewer comes out clean when inserted in the center.

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