Recipe Egg Free Date Loaf Cake

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Ingredients
Serves: 12
180g dates, stones removed and chopped
200g dark brown soft sugar
55g butter or margarine
250ml boiling water
220g self-raising flour
1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda
2 teaspoons vanilla extract

Method
  • Preheat the oven to 200 C / Gas mark 6. Grease and flour a 23x13cm loaf tin.
  • In a large bowl, combine dates, brown sugar, margarine and boiling water. Let stand minutes. Stir in flour, bicarb and vanilla. Pour batter into prepared tin.
  • Bake in the preheated oven for 45 minutes. Allow to cool.

http://allrecipes.co.uk/recipe/4815/date-loaf-cake.aspx?o_is=Hub_TopRecipe_2
 

morning glory

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I love his recipe. When it come to cakes then the simpler the better for me. I will make this and report back!:)
 

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I actually love dates, they were one of my favourite treats from the shop when I was a kid.
Everyone told me I must be like an old lady, loving dates but cooking with them remained my thing.
 
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