Date Cookie Recipes

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Oatmeal Date Cookies

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These cookies are easy to make and one of my favorites.

Date Cookies

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Spicy cookies with chewy dates. The dates sweeten these cookies without going overboard.

Filled Date Cookies

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An easy, date-filled cookie that's a big hit with my family all year 'round!

Food for the Gods

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You'll feel closer to heaven upon tasting this cookie. Makes great giveaways.

Skillet Cookies I

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A candy like cookie made in a skillet.

Gramma's Date Squares

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A date filled bar with a chewy oatmeal crust. This is my grandmother's recipe, which my whole family loves.

Date Nut Pinwheel Cookies I

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Rolled cookies with a date-filled center.

Hearty Breakfast Cookies

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These cookies are a delicious and hearty alternative to doughnuts or pastries. Also great to pack in lunches and on trips. Try one with your morning coffee or tea. For a slightly richer treat, use buttermilk in place of the water. Substitute dates for the raisins, if you prefer.

Date Filled Cookies

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This recipe calls for dates, but you could substitute raisins or mincemeat.

Grandma Orcutt's Date Cookies

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This is an old recipe that is easy to make. These are delicious slice and bake cookies with chunks of dates and nuts. Keep a roll in your freezer in case of unexpected company. Very good served WARM!!

Healthy Banana Cookies

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These cookies are nutritious, as well as delicious.

Low-Sugar Date Brownies

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Using dates in place of sugar makes for a very fudgey and chocolaty-tasting brownie with no added sugar. These brownies are slightly cakey; if you prefer a denser brownie, use only 1 egg instead of 2.

Inspiration and Ideas

Energy Bars

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These bars are great before a workout or when you need a quick snack to stave off hunger for a few hours. They are easy to make and do not need refrigeration.

Power Cookies

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These are high fiber, high protein, low in fat and absolutely delicious cookies that make a terrific snack. You won't believe how good they are! Any dried fruit or nuts are recommended as additions to this recipe.

Matrimonial Date Squares

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Delicious! This favorite recipe has been passed down in the family for many years. It has lots of date filling and can be stored in the refrigerator for a week.