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Traditional Date Cake

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Ingredients
  Dates 1 Cup (16 tbs), chopped
  Soda 1
  Warm water 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Butter 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Brown sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Salt To Taste
  Egg 1
  Flour 1 Cup (16 tbs) (1 heaping cup)
  Cinnamon 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cloves 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Nutmeg 1⁄2 Teaspoon
Directions

GETTING READY
1) Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

MAKING
2) In a bowl, combine dates, soda and water. Keep the bowl aside to stand.
3) Add ingredients to the bowl and combine all.
4) Use greased pan to place the batter.
5) Sprinkle the top with 1/2 cup chopped nuts.
6) Place inside oven to bake the cake, until tester comes out clean.
7) Allow to cool on the rack.

SERVING
8) Serve the cake by topping with whipped cream, if desired.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Continental
Course: 
Dessert
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake
Restriction: 
Lacto Ovo Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Date
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
50 Minutes
Servings: 
6

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