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Date Loaf

LindaLinda Brusco

This recipe was handed down from Grandma Oakes.


  • 1 tbls butter
  • 1 c sugar
  • 1 c dates-chopped
  • 1 c boiling water
  • 2 c flour
  • 1 teas salt
  • 1/4 teas nutmeg
  • 1 teas baking soda
  • 3/4 c chopped nuts
  • 1/2 teas vanilla
  • 1 egg
Date Loaf photo


  • 1

    Add dated to soda and boiling water. Cool. Blend in remaining ingredients.

  • 2

    Bake in greased load pan at 350 for 40-50 minutes.



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