Old Fashioned Diabetic Date Squares

Recipe by Chef Reg Jones
READY IN: 55mins
SERVES: 25
YIELD: 25 squares
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 350°F.
  • Combine flour,baking powder,baking soda,and salt.
  • Rub in butter until mixture is crumbly.
  • Add sugar and oats.
  • Mix well.
  • Spread half of crumb mixture into 9"x9" greased baking pan,patting mixture until firm and smooth.
  • Cook dates,with water,orange rind ,orange juice,lemon and sugar in a saucepan till smooth and thick.
  • Cool mixture.
  • Add to bottom layer of oat mixture.
  • Add remaining oats to top of dates.
  • Spread out evenly.
  • Bake at 350 for 35-40 minutes or until lightly browned.
  • Cool and cut into squares to your liking.
  • Enjoy these great Date squares.
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