Wheaties Date Balls
|Butter/Margarine||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Sugar||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
|Pitted dates||1 Pound, cut up|
|Egg||1 , well beaten|
|Chopped nuts||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Crushed wheaties||2 Cup (32 tbs) (4 Cups Before Crushing)|
|Finely chopped nuts/Finely chopped coconut||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
Mix butter, sugar, and dates.
Cook over low heat, stirring constantly until butter melts.
Remove from heat.
Mix egg, milk, salt, and vanilla; add to date mixture.
Cook over very low heat, stirring constantly, about 4 min., or until dates are soft and blen