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Date-Nut and Brown Sugar Bars Recipe

Date-Nut and Brown Sugar Bars

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"A yummy dairy-free treat! You can use egg-substitute in place of eggs if this is a problem."

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Original recipe makes 16 bars Change Servings


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C). Lightly oil an 8-inch square baking pan; set aside.
  2. Combine all ingredients except eggs; mix well.
  3. Add eggs and stir until dry ingredients are moistened.
  4. Spoon batter into pan. Bake about 25 minutes, until toothpick inserted into center comes out clean. Cool slightly before cutting into bars or squares.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Jul 15, 2003

A not-too-sweet tasty bar. Simple and quick too.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Mar 27, 2007

I couldn't wait to try this recipe. Seemed simple enough, and it was. I always taste the dough, and it seemed bland. But, I figured maybe it's one of those that taste better after it's baked. It's eww! My son even spit out the one bite he took. It just doesn't have any flavor. Good ingredients, just bad combo for our family. :-(


11 Ratings

Dec 12, 2005

I thought these were amazing. I just happened to have some chopped dates around that I needed to use up. I was very happy the way these turned out! I did add 1 c. of milk chocolate chips for an extra kick. I'll be making these for Xmas gifts!

Apr 14, 2008

Great recipe. There's this great Web Site that sells fresh dates from Israel. They're delicious. The site is Just in case anyone else out there loves making recipes with dates.

Mar 03, 2010

Love these! I added coconut on top -like a review suggested. Can't wait to eat them with my coffee in the morning.

Apr 20, 2009

Awesome recipe! About as dense as a brownie, and with the dates, about 1-2 a day will suffice!

Aug 17, 2014

Perfect with a cup of coffee. So rich you only need one to stave the crave!

Jul 31, 2014

Very tasty, quick, and easy!


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  • Calories
  • 101 kcal
  • 5%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 20.3 g
  • 7%
  • Cholesterol
  • 26 mg
  • 9%
  • Fat
  • 1.9 g
  • 3%
  • Fiber
  • 1.1 g
  • 4%
  • Protein
  • 1.8 g
  • 4%
  • Sodium
  • 63 mg
  • 3%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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