Easy Date Squares

Recipe by Baby Kato
READY IN: 40mins
SERVES: 12
YIELD: 3 doz
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  • Date Jam
  • Combine dates, sugar, water and vanilla in saucepan and bring to a boil.
  • Simmer 5 minutes, until mixture resembles a thick paste.
  • Cool completely
  • Oatmeal Layer
  • Combine flour, oats, sugar, nuts and salt in mixing bowl.
  • Cut in butter.
  • Reserve 2 cups of this mixture for topping.
  • Press remaining mixture into bottom of greased 9 x 9" pan.
  • Spread cooled date jam over the bottom layer and sprinkle reserved oatmeal mixture evenly over top.
  • Bake 25- 33 minute.
  • Cool completely then cut into squares.
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