Canadian Matrimonial Cake

Recipe by queenbeatrice
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READY IN: 1hr
SERVES: 36
YIELD: 36 squares
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Filling: In saucepan, cook dates, sugar, lemon juice and water over medium heat, stirring often, until the dates are soft, about 15 minutes.
  • Let cool.
  • In a bowl, combine flour, rolled oats, sugar, baking soda and salt; blend in butter until mixture is crumbly.
  • Pat half onto bottom of 9 inch square pan.
  • Spread filling evenly over the top.
  • Sprinkle with the remaining flour mixture, patting lightly.
  • Bake in a 350F oven for 30 to 35 minutes or until nicely browned.
  • Let cool; cut into squares.
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