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Honey-of-a-Date Cookie


These delicious honey date cookies are so delicious! A great and healthy cookie to make as a special treat or even to pack in lunches every day!

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  • 6 ounces pitted dates
  • 6 ounces chopped pecans or walnuts
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 1 teaspoon grated orange peel
  • 1 1/2 tablespoon orange juice
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 2 1/4 cups flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 egg
  • Powdered sugar, optional


Servings 4


Step 1

Prepare honey date filling by putting all ingredients in a food processor and pulsing until a smooth consistency.

Heat oven to 375° F. Beat butter and sugar. Stir in remaining ingred except powdered sugar.

Place dough in cookie press with ribbon tip. Form 10-inch ribbons about 2 inches apart on ungreased cookie sheet.

Spoon filling down center of each ribbon to form 1/2-inch-wide strip. Top with another ribbon of dough and gently press edges with fork to seal.

Bake 12 - 15 minutes or until light brown.

Immediately cut ribbons into 2-inch lengths and move to wire rack. Sprinkle with powdered sugar.

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