Orange Glazed Date Nut Bars

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

This is adapted from "Simply Delicious Desserts" by Eagle Brand. Make sure you bake these long enough or they may be too chewy. These are a favorite with the older folks.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • Bars

  • 12 cup butter, melted
  • 1 (16 5/8 ounce) package date bread mix
  • 1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 12 cups walnuts, chopped
  • 2 large eggs
  • 14 cup orange juice
  • 2 teaspoons freshly grated orange rind
  • 14 teaspoon salt
  • Glaze

  • 1 12 cups confectioners' sugar
  • 3 tablespoons fresh orange juice
  • 2 teaspoons freshly grated orange rind


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. In a large bowl combine all ingredients for bars. Mix well.
  3. Pour into greased and floured 13x9" pan.
  4. Bake for 30 minutes or until golden.
  5. Cool.
  6. In a small bowl, mix glaze ingredients until smooth.
  7. Pour evenly oven date bread.
  8. Cut into bars.
Most Helpful

i must be really old, i liked these bars. the only challenge was finding the date bread mix. DH and I thoroughly enjoyed these and they will be a keeper.

mandabears June 19, 2005