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Date Bars

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For me, this Date Bars is so fundamental to start off my day! I mean, this is so versatile a combination that you may even serve this Date Bars as a healthy breakfast choice, may be as a mid-day nibble or even as a sweet dessert to top off the great meal! Give it a try and mind you will love this recipe quite a lot!
Ingredients
  Shortening 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Sugar 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Egg 1
  Cake flour 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Salt 1 Teaspoon
  Baking powder 1 Teaspoon
  Soda 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Sour milk 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Chopped nut meats 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Cut dates 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Confectioner's sugar 1 Tablespoon
Directions

Cream shortening and sugar until fluffy.
Add egg and beat thoroughly.
Sift flour, salt, baking powder, and soda together.
Add alternately with sour milk to creamed mixture.
Fold in nuts and dates.
Pour into 2 greased shallow pans.
Bake in a moderate oven (350°F.) 20 to 25 minutes.
Cut into bars, 1 x 4 inches, when still warm and roll in confectioners' sugar.
Store in a tightly covered container.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cookie
Interest: 
Healthy

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 5506 Calories from Fat 1870

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 212 g326.3%

Saturated Fat 77.1 g385.7%

Trans Fat 20.2 g

Cholesterol 211.5 mg70.5%

Sodium 3356.3 mg139.8%

Total Carbohydrates 849 g282.9%

Dietary Fiber 69.7 g278.8%

Sugars 463.1 g

Protein 95 g190.7%

Vitamin A 5.2% Vitamin C 9.1%

Calcium 148.9% Iron 32.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Date Bars Recipe