This recipe for Candy Date Roll came from the Red Plastic Box Recipe Collection.
Candy Date Roll
- 1 1/2 cup sugar
- 1 cup dates pitted
- 1/2 cup pet milk
- 2 cups nuts chopped
- 2 teaspoons butter
- powdered sugar
Cook sugar, dates, and milk until mixture forms a soft ball when placed in cold water.
Remove from fire and cool til lukewarm.
Add nuts and butter.
Beat until thick and entirely cold.
Turn on board dusted with powdered sugar and knead until it will mold well.
Roll into about a 1 inch cylinder or roll.
Let stand 24 hours. Slice when wanted.