Honey Date Sticks
|Sifted all purpose flour||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Baking powder||1 1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Cut pitted dates||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Chopped walnuts||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Melted fat/Salad oil||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)|
|Honey||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Powdered sugar||1 Tablespoon|
Sift together first three ingredients.
Add dates and walnuts, and blend.
Beat eggs with hand or electric beater until thick and lemon-colored.
Add fat and honey, and blend well.
Add flour mixture, and stir smooth.
Pour into greased or oiled pan about 12" x 8" x 1".
Bake in moderate oven of 350°F for 45 min., or until firm and brown.
Cool slightly; then cut into sticks 1" x 3 2/3".
Remove with a spatula; roll in powdered sugar.