Cherry Date Nut Squares Recipe

Relish this delicious Cherry Date Nut Squares - enjoy it with your evening tea or coffee. Or even serve it as a dessert after every meal!


Difficulty LevelVery EasyHealth IndexAverage
MethodInterest Group


 Sugar1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Vanilla1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Flour1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), sifted
 Baking powder1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Salt1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Walnuts1 Cup (16 tbs), chopped
 Maraschino cherries1 Cup (16 tbs), chopped
 Pitted dates1 Cup (16 tbs), chopped

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2242 Calories from Fat 650

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 77 g118.2%

Saturated Fat 9.5 g47.3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 423 mg

Sodium 1322.4 mg55.1%

Total Carbohydrates 377 g125.7%

Dietary Fiber 28.2 g112.6%

Sugars 292.5 g

Protein 39 g77%

Vitamin A 12.6% Vitamin C 3.2%

Calcium 53.5% Iron 58.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Beat eggs until foamy.
Beat in sugar and vanilla.
Sift to- gether flour, baking powder and salt.
Add to egg mixture and blend well.
Fold in nuts, cherries and dates.
Spread in a well- greased, 8-inch-square pan.
Bake in a moderately-slow oven (325° F) 35 to 40 minutes.
Cool and cut into squares.