This was Mamie Leggett (Buddy's mother) recipe and she made it every Christmas. Buddy loves it.
- 24 graham crackers
- 2 cups chopped dates
- 1 cup chopped pecans
- 1 tsp vanilla
- 1/2 cup maraschino cherries, chopped
- 2 Tablespoons lemon juice
- 5 Tablespoons evaporated milk
Crush crackers, very fine and put in mixing bowl.
Add dates, pecans, cherries, lemon juice, milk and vanilla.
Roll in wax paper and store in refrigerator.
Slice as needed.