Date Bars from my Childhood

Recipe by ciao4293
READY IN: 45mins
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Make the filling: Boil dates, sugar, and water until thick, about 5-10 minutes.
  • Add 1 TBSP butter, the vanilla, and the walnuts.
  • Set aside to cool a bit.
  • Prepare the crust: Combine all dry ingredients with the melted butter.
  • Press half of the mixture into a lightly greased 13 x 9 pan.
  • Cover with filling mixture and top with remaining half of crust mixture.
  • Press lightly.
  • Bake at 350 degrees for 25 minutes.
  • NO LONGER THAN THAT!
  • Cut into squares when cool.
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