Date delight

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Total Time:
1 hour
Serves: 6
Nutrition facts:

240 calories, 9 grams fat

Category: Festive Recipe
Technique: Bake Recipe
Difficulty: Medium

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  • 150 gram dates chopped
  • 250 ml boiling water
  • 1/4 tsp soda bicarbonate
  • 60 gm butter
  • 200 gm sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1/4 tsp vanilla
  • 225 gm all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 tsp baking powder
  • A pinch of Salt
  • 50 gm nuts

How to Make Date delight

  • Pour boiling water on the chopped dates & add soda bicarbonate to it.
  • Beat butter and sugar together. Add egg and vanilla and beat them well.
  • Sift the flour, baking powder and salt.
  • Fold it alternatively with the date mixture into the creamed butter, sugar and egg.
  • Add the chopped nuts and stir well.
  • Pour the batter into a pie dish and bake it in a pre-heated oven for 30-40 minutes at 180 degree C.
  • Watch it carefully while baking. Remove and let it cool completely before making them into slices.