How to make it

  • Make date filling below then:
  • Mix together thoroughly shortening and brown sugar.
  • Sift together and stir in: flour, salt, and baking soda.
  • Stir in the rolled oats.
  • Mix thoroughly.
  • Place half of this crumb mixture in greased 13 x 9 1/2 x 2 inch pan.
  • Press and flatten with hands to cover bottom of pan.
  • Spread with date filling(cover with remaining crumb mixture and pat lightly).
  • Bake 25 to 30 minutes at 400 degrees until lightly browned.
  • While warm cut into bars and remove from pan.
  • Date filling:
  • Mix date filling ingredients in a saucepan.
  • Cover over low heat, stirring constantly until thickened (about 10 minutes).

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    " It was excellent "
    peetabear ate it and said...
    thank you for sharing another wonderful recipe from your Grandmother....five forks
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    " It was excellent "
    clbacon ate it and said...
    Love these! Kinda old school but delicious!
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    " It was excellent "
    momo_55grandma ate it and said...
    wow! dont needto judge to figure this out theyre downright good {Have made sim ilar before bet ya cant eat just one}LOL
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  • bostyn 9 years ago
    You guys crack me up! Its my pleasure to share with you all!
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    " It was excellent "
    minitindel ate it and said...
    Nothing is strange just different lol
    this sounds really good and yummy !!!!! licking my fingers lol
    hey joyce i agree with you lol you are too funny
    thanks for sharing your recipes !!


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    " It was excellent "
    aussie_meat_pie ate it and said...
    LOL @ 22566 - this is a good recipe I agree and thank you once again.
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  • 22566 9 years ago
    Hear Ye...Hear Ye!!

    The jury will deliberate your honor,thou we do anticipate the outcome...

    ~ GUILTY..OF 'DELICIOUS' IN THE FIRST DEGREE~

    Thank-you for another of you Grandmother's treasures.

    Kind Regards
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