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EASY Dates and Nut Bars Recipe

If you are looking for a yummy dates bars recipe filled with healthy dates and walnuts, you will love this easy bars recipes. Even if you’ve never tried dates, this best date bars will get you hooked! Just dump the ingredients to gether in this date nut bars treat the whole family will love!

If you are looking for a yummy dates bars recipe filled with healthy dates and walnuts, you will love this easy bars recipes. Even if you've never tried dates, this best date bars will get you hooked! Just dump the ingredients to gether in this date nut bars treat the whole family will love!

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Dates Bars

I didn’t realize I liked dates until I tried them in date bars. Dates are one of those good-for-you ingredients I try to add to dishes. Not only do dates have a good amount of fiber, antioxidants, work on bone health, excellent energy source, and they taste good too! These date squares combine the health benefits of eating dates with the conveninence of a homemade date bar mix. Quickly dump this date bars recipe for a yummy snack, dessert, or potluck dish everyone will love! Plus we added walnuts for an even healthier, yummier date and nut bars treat!

For this quick and simple bar recipe all you need are a few ingredients: yellow cake mix brown sugar butter, melted eggs 2 chopped dates chopped walnuts 

Date Squares

For this quick and simple bar recipe all you need are a few ingredients:

  • yellow cake mix
  • brown sugar
  • butter, melted
  • eggs 2
  • chopped dates
  • chopped walnuts

chopped dates and walnuts

Best Date Bars

Start by preheating the oven to 350 F. Now chop your walnuts and dates until you have 2 cups of each.

yellow cake mix recipe

Date Bar Mix

Now, in a large bowl combine the yellow cake mix and packd brown sugar.

add eggs and melted butter

Easy Date Bars

Add 3/4 cup melted butter and 2 large eggs; beat on low speed for 30 seconds.

cream together

Next beat on medium speed for 2 minutes.

stir in dates and walnuts

Date Bars Recipe

Mix in 2 cups chopped dates and 2 cups chopped walnuts; the batter will be stiff.

Easy Date Bars

Date Nut Bars

Spread the date bars batter into a greased 13×9 baking pan.

Date Bar Mix

Date and Nut Bars

Bake at 350° for 35-45 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Cool on a wire rack for 10 minutes. Run a knife around sides of pan to loosen

Date Nut Bars

Cool completely before cutting into squares.

Date and Nut Bars

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These slighly chewy date bars are so easy to make and crazy yummy!

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Serve them as a dessert, snack, potluck dish, and more!

Date Bars Recipe

These have become a favorite in our house that my kids request frequently!

I didn't realize I liked dates until I tried them in date bars. Dates are one of those good-for-you ingredients I try to add to dishes. Not only do dates have a good amount of fiber, antioxidants, work on bone health, excellent energy source, and they taste good too! These date squares combine the health benefits of eating dates with the conveninence of a homemade date bar mix. Quickly dump this date bars recipe for a yummy snack, dessert, or potluck dish everyone will love! Plus we added walnuts for an even healthier, yummier date and nut bars treat!

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Yummy dates bars recipe filled with healthy dates & walnuts that is super EASY. Just dump together in this date nut bars treat!

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Yummy dates bars recipe filled with healthy dates & walnuts that is super EASY. Just dump together in this date nut bars treat!
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EASY Dates and Nut Bars Recipe

If you are looking for a yummy dates bars recipe filled with healthy dates and walnuts, you will love this easy bars recipes. Even if you've never tried dates, this best date bars will get you hooked! Just dump the ingredients to gether in this date nut bars treat the whole family will love!
Servings: 16 servings
Author: Beth Gorden

Ingredients

  • 1 regular yellow cake mix
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar packed
  • 3/4 cup butter melted
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 cups dates chopped
  • 2 cups walnuts chopped

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 350 F.
  • In a large bowl combine the yellow cake mix and packd brown sugar. Add 3/4 cup melted butter and 2 large eggs; beat on low speed for 30 seconds. Next beat on medium speed for 2 minutes.
  • Mix in 2 cups chopped dates and 2 cups chopped walnuts; the batter will be stiff.
  • Spread the date bars batter into a greased 13x9 baking pan.
  • Bake at 350° for 35-45 minutes or until edges are golden brown. Cool on a wire rack for 10 minutes. Run a knife around sides of pan to loosen; cool completely before cutting into squares.

About the author

Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is the creative multi-tasking creator of 123 Homeschool 4 Me. As a busy homeschooling mother of six, she strives to create hands-on learning activities and worksheets that kids will love to make learning FUN! She has created over 1 million pages of printables to help teach kids ABCs, science, English grammar, history, math, and so much more! Beth is also the creator of 2 additional sites with even more educational activities and FREE printables - www.kindergartenworksheetsandgames.com and www.preschoolplayandlearn.com

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