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Date Filling

Yield 1/2 cup


  • 1/2 (10-ounce) package chopped dates
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons water
  • Pinch of salt

How to Make It

  1. Combine all ingredients in a small saucepan; cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, 3 to 5 minutes or until thickened. Cool completely.

Christmas with Southern Living 2000