Servings: 3 dozen barsPrep Time: 10 min. Cook Time: 25-30 min.
1 c chopped dates
1/3 c sugar
1/3 c vegetable oil
1/2 c orange juice
1 egg, beaten
1 c all purpose flour
1 1/2 tsp baking powder
1 Tbsp grated orange peel
1/2 c chopped pecans
In a saucepan, combine dates sugar, oil and juice. Cook for 5 min. to soften dates. Cool.
Add egg; mix well.
Combine all remaining ingredients and stir into date mixture.
Spread into greased 8″ baking pan.
Bake at 350 deg. for 25-30 min. Cool before cutting.
Submitted by: brookdale on March 21, 2011