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Nutty Date Bars

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  Butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), softened
  Eggs 2
  Firmly packed brown sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Dates 1 Cup (16 tbs), chopped
  Pecans 1 Cup (16 tbs), chopped
  Orange marmalade 1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
  All purpose flour 2 Tablespoon
  Baking powder 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Vanilla extract 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon

Combine flour, butter, and 1/2 tea spoon vanilla in a medium bowl; blend with pastry cutter until mixture forms a soft dough.
Press into a greased 11- x 7-x 2-inch baking pan.
Bake at 350° for 12 to 15 minutes or until lightly browned.
Beat eggs until foamy in a small mixing bowl.
Stir in remaining ingredients until mixed well; spread on crust layer.
Bake 25 to 30 minutes longer or until top is set and browned.
Cool; cut into bars.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1802 Calories from Fat 841

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 98 g150.6%

Saturated Fat 34.5 g172.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 332.4 mg110.8%

Sodium 482.5 mg20.1%

Total Carbohydrates 236 g78.8%

Dietary Fiber 14.2 g56.7%

Sugars 203 g

Protein 17 g33.5%

Vitamin A 34.6% Vitamin C 6.3%

Calcium 33% Iron 28.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Nutty Date Bars Recipe