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Date Cookies

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This easy date cookie recipe is made without flour.


  • 1 package (8 ounces) dates
  • 1 cup pecans or walnuts
  • 1 can (3.5 ounces) flaked coconut
  • 1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar
  • 1 egg


Finely chop dates and walnuts; add half of the coconut, brown sugar, and egg. Mix well.

Shape into 2-inch fingers, roll in remaining coconut. Place date cookies on greased baking sheets and bake at 350° for 10 to 15 minutes.

Makes about 2 dozen chewy cookies.

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 5 out of 5
Yum!, Member wjs819

I used organic coconut, toasted walnuts and almonds, cage free egg, and 1/4 pkg or chocolate chips. Yes definitely will make this again during the Holidays! The only reason I made them now is I had to use up my soon to expire dates!

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