Chocolate Date Squares

Recipe by Sydney Mike
READY IN: 1hr
SERVES: 24
YIELD: 24 squares
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F, then grease & flour a 13"x9" baking pan.
  • FOR BASE ~ In a saucepam. combine dates & water. Bring to a low boil, then remove from heat & set aside to cool. Do not drain.
  • In a mixing bowl, cream the sugar & shortening.
  • Add eggs, flour, baking soda & salt, mixing well.
  • Add dates & mix, then pour into prepared baking pan.
  • FOR TOPPING ~ Combine the 3 topping ingredients, then sprinkle that mixture over the batter.
  • Bake for 40 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
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