Local and Seasonal Recipes, Menus and More 
  Date Honey Walnut Bars



What's Fresh


Cooking Classes

Conscientious Carnivore

Eat Local Challenge

Keep Track Chart

Farmers Markets


In the News


Contact Us

The Illegal Jam Company on Facebook



3 eggs
1/2 cup honey
zest of one orange
1/2 teaspoon orange blossom water (optional)
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 cups pitted dates, chopped
1 cup walnuts, chopped
1/2 cup whole wheat flour
1/2 teaspoon baking powder

Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Lightly oil an 8 x 8 pan.
Beat eggs with honey, zest, orange blossom water and vanilla extract.
Stir in dates and walnuts, mixing until completely combined with egg mixture.
In a separate bowl, combine flour and baking powder.
Stir into wet ingredients and mix until no traces of dry flour remain.
Pour into prepared pan and bake 20-30 minutes until center is firm to the touch.
Cool before cutting. Serve at room temperature.
Store covered or wrap and freeze.

Copyright © 2011 Stefanie Samara Hamblen