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Date and Walnut Loaf



10 slice(s)

Date and Walnut Loaf

  • 60 g walnut, halved
  • 150 g dates
  • 130 g sugar
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 30 g Butter
  • 1 pinches salt, sea
  • 225 g Boiling water
  • 210 g flour
  • 1.5 tsp baking powder
  • 6
    1h 30min
    Preparation 35min
  • 7
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Recipe's preparation

  1. Preheat oven to 180°C
  2. Add dates to the bowl and chop for 5 seconds, speed 5.
  3. Add in the walnuts, sugar, butter, baking soda and salt. Mix for 3 seconds, speed 1.
  4. Add in the boiling water and mix for 10 seconds on speed 3. Leave to cool (approx 20-30minutes).
  5. Add in the flour and baking powder, mix for 10seconds on speed 3.
  6. Pour into a prepared loaf tin and bake for 55 minutes, or until skewer comes out cleanly.

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This load is delicious served warm with a good slather of butter!

This is an old recipe that has been taken from my great grandmother's personal recipe book and both my Mum and I have made often. It makes for a delicious afternoon tea or better yet the perfect gift for friends and family.

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