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Date Candy

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Category: Candy

 Ingredients List

  • 3 c Sugar
  • 1 tb Butter or butter substitute
  • 1 c Pitted and chopped dates
  • 1/2 c Sweetened condensed milk
  • 1/2 c Water
  • 1 c Chopped candied cherries
  • 1 ts Vanilla
  • 1 c Chopped marshmallows
  • 1/4 ts Salt


Boil sugar, milk, water, butter, and salt to soft ball stage (234 - 238 F).
Add cherries and dates. Boil to firm ball stage (245 - 248 F). Add
marshmallows. Do not stir. Cool to room temperature. Add flavoring. Beat
until thick and creamy. Add nuts. Pour into well-buttered, shallow pan. Cut
in squares. Mrs. R.I. Craven, Liberty, TX.

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