Date Nut Pinwheels

Grandmother Jacob's Recipe

Yield: 1 serving
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  • 1 pound(s) pitted dates chopped
  • 1/2 cup(s) water
  • 1/2 cup(s) butter softened
  • 1/2 cup(s) sugar
  • 1/2 cup(s) brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tablespoon(s) vanilla
  • 1-3/4 cup(s) flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon(s) salt
  • 1/2 cup(s) nuts chopped


  1. Combine dates & water in saucepan & cook until thick stirring constantly.
  2. Cool
  3. Cream butter & sugars; add egg & beat well. Add vanilla
  4. Combine date mixture & nuts
  5. Roll each dough portion into a rectangle
  6. Spread filling onto rolled out dough & roll into a tube like roll
  7. Chill overnight
  8. Slice & bake on a greased cookie sheet
  9. 400 degrees about 8 minutes or until lightly browned.
December 2012

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