Chocolate Date Cake

Chocolate Date Cake
Chocolate Date Cake

PREP TIME

15

minutes

TOTAL TIME

60

minutes

SERVINGS

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servings

PREP TIME

15

minutes

TOTAL TIME

60

minutes

SERVINGS

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servings

Ingredients

  • 1-1/4

    c dates (8 oz.)

  • 1

    c boiling water

  • 1

    t baking soda

  • 1

    c sugar

  • 1/2

    c shortening

  • 2

    eggs

  • powdered sugar

  • 1

    T grated orange rind

  • 1

    t vanilla

  • 1-3/4

    c flour

  • 1/2

    t salt

  • 6

    oz. chocolate chips

  • 1/2

    c chopped nuts

Directions

Preheat oven to 350. Grease and flour 9x13 pan. Combine dates, water and soda and set aside until cool. Cream sugar and shortening, add eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition. Stir in rind and vanilla. Combine flour and salt; add alternatively with date mixture, beginning and ending with dry ingredients. Stir in chocolate chips and nuts. Spoon into pan. Bake 35-40 minutes. Cool. Sprinkle with powdered sugar or frost if desired.

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