Malted Milk Date Squares

Bettyskitchen's picture

May. 19, 2017

Betty demonstrates how to make Malted Milk Date Squares. These are chewy bar cookies that contain malted milk powder, pecans, and dates.


Butter 1/3 Cup (5.33 tbs)
All purpose flour
Baking powder 1/2 Teaspoon
Firmly packed brown sugar 3/4 Cup (12 tbs)
Eggs 2
Vanilla extract 1/2 Teaspoon
Chopped dates 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Malted milk powder 3/4 Cup (12 tbs)
Pecan pieces 3/4 Cup (12 tbs)
Cooking oil spray 1 Teaspoon



1. Melt the butter in a large saucepan.

2. Add remaining ingredients and bland well.

3. Spread mixture into an 8-inch square pan that has been sprayed with cooking oil spray.

4. Bake at 350 degrees (F) for 25 to 30 minutes, or until toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.


5. Cool. Cut into 16 squares and arrange on a nice serving plate. Enjoy!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 30 Minutes
Ready In: 30 Minutes
Servings: 4