Oatmeal Date Squares

Summary

Yield
Servings
Prep time1 hour
CategorySnacks

Description

Hadley Fruit Orchards Oatmeal Date Squares

Ingredients

1 3⁄4cNatural Rolled Oats
1 1⁄2cAll Purpose Flour
1cLight Brown Sugar
1tspBaking Soda
1⁄2tspSalt
3⁄4cButter
3⁄4lbCalifornia Grown Cooking Dates (Date Filling)
1⁄2cWalnuts Halves and Pieces (Date Filling)
1⁄2cSugar (Date Filling)
2tbspLemon Juice (Date Filling)
1⁄2cWater (Date Filling)

Instructions

Mix dry ingredients and work in butter thoroughly. Pack Half of mixture in bottom of greased 8x8x2-inch pan. Cover with date filling.

Date Filling: Boil dates, sugar, 1/8 tsp. salt and water until thick. Remove and cool. Add lemon juice and walnuts. Add remaining crumb mixture, pressing down well. Bake at 375 degrees about 40 minutes. Cut in squares. Makes about 16 squares.