Mom's Halloween Orange Date Nut Cake


1/2 c. butter
1 c. sugar 
2 eggs
2 Tbsp. grated orange peel 
1/2 c. orange juice
2 1/4 c. flour
1/2 tsp. salt 
2 tsp. baking powder
3/4 tsp. soda 
5 /8 c. sour milk
3/4 c. chopped dates
1/2 c. walnuts 


Mix as for other cakes adding dates and nuts last. Bake at 375F for 45 minutes. Good as is or with orange icing.


Judys 1997 Family Cookbook

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