Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 55 mins

From Taste of Home.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a mixing bowl, cream butter and sugar.
  2. Add applesauce, eggs and orange peel; mix well.
  3. Combine the flour, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Add to creamed mixture alternately with buttermilk; mix well.
  4. Fold in dates and nuts.
  5. Pour into a greased 9-inch springform pan.
  6. Bake at 350 for 55-60 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean.
  7. Meanwhile, combine glaze ingredients in a saucepan; bring to a boil.
  8. Pour over cake.
  9. Cool completely in pan.