Source: America's Favorite Food Associations

Date Nut Spread
Also makes a delicious topping for a pound cake!
Serves: 10
Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 0 minutes


3 tablespoons lemon juice
2 eggs, beaten
1 cup sugar
1 cup nuts, finely chopped
1 cup mayonnaise
1 cup dates, or raisins
20 slices bread, brown or white

In a double boiler, combine lemon juice, sugar and eggs. Cook slowly until thick enough to coat a metal spoon (about 10 minutes). Add mayonnaise, nuts and dates. Cook 5 minutes longer stirring constantly. Refrigerate until chilled thoroughly. Trim crust from 20 slices of brown or white bread; spread mixture, cut into finger sandwiches.