Date Nut Logs
|Date||8 Ounce, chopped (1 package)|
|Sugar||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Butter/Margarine||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Vanilla extract||1 Teaspoon|
|Rice cereal||2 Cup (32 tbs)|
|Pecans||2 Cup (32 tbs), chopped|
|Flaked coconut||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
Combine first 5 ingredients in a large saucepan; cook over low heat 10 minutes, stirring constantly.
Remove mixture from heat; add rice cereal and pecans, stirring well.
Shape into two 11 inch logs, and roll each in coconut.
Cool and slice thinly.