Posted by AnonymousVery much like sticky date pudding - nice and moist, and made without eggs.
Date Loaf Cake
- 1 cup dates, pitted and chopped 1 cup dark brown sugar 1/4 cup margarine 1 cup boiling water 1 3/4 cups self-rising flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1 Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Grease and flour a 9x5 inch loaf pan.
2 In a large bowl, combine dates, brown sugar, margarine and boiling water. Let stand 15 minutes. Stir in flour, soda and vanilla. Pour batter into prepared pan.
3 Bake in the preheated oven for 45 minutes. Allow to cool.