Date Nut Swirls

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Sep. 12, 2011

Ingredients

Butter 1 Cup (16 tbs) (250 Grams)
Brown sugar 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Eggs 3 , beaten
All purpose flour
Cinnamon 1 1/4 Teaspoon
Baking soda 1/2 Teaspoon
Salt 1 Pinch
For filling:
Pitted dates 20 , sliced
Sugar 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Water 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Crushed nuts 1 Cup (16 tbs)

Directions

GETTING READY

1) Pre-heat the oven by setting the temperature to 375°F (190°C).

MAKING

2) Take a saucepan and place all the ingredients for filling in it.

3) Allow it to boil then lower heat, simmering for 5 minutes before cooling it.

4) Take a bowl, add the sugar, and butter creaming them together until they turn fluffy and light.

5) Add the eggs to beat, beating them well.

6) Add the flour, salt, baking soda and cinnamon to the mixture sifting them together.

7) Divide the dough into two equal parts.

8) Take a board and sprinkle flour on it.

9) Roll out each half of the dough in a rectangular shape.

10) Roll each half after spreading each with filling.

11) Wrap the rolls in wax paper and place in refrigerator for some hours.

12) Cut the roll into thin slices.

13) Take a cookie sheet and butter it.

14) Place inside a pre-heated oven and bake for 15 minutes approximately.

SERVING

15) Serve as required.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 30 Minutes
Ready In: 30 Minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 5702Calories from Fat 2860

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 318 g489.2%

Saturated Fat 140 g700%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 1972 mg82.17%

Total Carbohydrates 699 g233%

Dietary Fiber 32 g128%

Sugars 598 g

Protein 79 g158%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet