Californian Medjool Date Nut Loaf

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Makes one loaf


  • ¾ cup brown sugar
  • 1 egg
  • ½ cup milk
  • 3 cups sifted all-purpose flour
  • 3½ tsp. Baking powder
  • 1 tsp. Salt
  • 1/2 cup chopped nuts
  • 1 cup Californian Medjool Dates, chopped



  1. Mix together sugar and egg. Add milk and stir.
  2. Sift together flour, baking powder and salt and add to milk mixture.
  3. Stir in nuts and dates.
  4. Pour into well-greased loaf tin.
  5. Let stand for 20 minutes before baking.
  6. Bake in a moderate 180°c oven for 50-60 minutes or until a wooden toothpick inserted into the center of the loaf comes out clean.