Food for the Gods

Food for the Gods You’ll feel closer to heaven upon tasting this cookie. Makes great giveaways.


Original recipe yields 18 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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    SERVING : 18

    YIELD : 3 dozen

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C).

  • Grease and line a 9 x 13 inch pan.

  • Combine first 4 ingredients. Take 1/2 cup of flour mixture and dredge the dates.

  • Cream butter and sugars until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, and beat well after every addition. Gradually stir in flour mixture.

  • Add dates and walnuts and stir until completely combined.

  • Pour batter into prepared pan and bake for 10 minutes. Lower heat to 300 degrees F (150 degrees C) and bake for 30-40 minutes or until done.

  • Cool on a wire rack for 20 minutes and cut into bars. Wrap individually with foil or colored cellophane wrap.

Per Serving: 289 calories; protein 3.3g; carbohydrates 36.8g; fat 15.4g; cholesterol 58.1mg; sodium 169mg.