Chocolate Date Bars

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by Tomboy

There's only one thing wrong with this old recipe of my Mother' never goes far enough! Trust's delicious!

Top Review by Sueie

Yumm! Quick, easy and delicious. Used a little bit of brown sugar instead of all white sugar. Not too sweet, hard to stop at one piece.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place dates in a microwave proof jug with water.
  2. Cook for 3 minutes on high.
  3. Cream the margarine and sugar.
  4. Add the hot date mixture and beat well.
  5. Add the flour, cocoa and Soda.
  6. Bake in a greased square slab tin (7 x 7") 200°C for 15-20 minutes.
  7. Leave in tin to cool then cut into bars.
  8. HINT: Delicious if topped with a lemon icing while still warm.

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