Date Filled Oatmeal Cookies

Recipe by Martina
READY IN: 50mins
YIELD: 84 cookies




  • Cream butter and sugar together well.
  • Slowly mix in milk.
  • Add remaining ingredients.
  • Mix well.
  • Chill for 1 hour.
  • Roll out fairly thin on lightly floured board.
  • Cut into 2 1/2-inch rounds.
  • Place on ungreased baking sheets.
  • Bake in 350°F oven for 8-10 minutes.
  • Cool.
  • Fill with Date Filling, to form a sandwich.
  • For date filling: combine dates, sugar and water in saucepan.
  • Bring to a boil.
  • Simmer, stirring often, until mushy and thickened.
  • Add more water if too dry, or simmer longer if too runny.
  • Cool and spread between cookies.