Cakes and Sweets

Daves Date cake

Not the healthiest cake in the world but good for a cake or a pudding

Boil together til like jam:

370g dates
500ml cold water
2 tsp baking soda

120g butter
4 eggs
370g sugar
370g SR Flour

Cream butter and sugar, gradually beat in eggs, add flour, boiled dates and vanilla.

Bake 190°C for about 50 mins

Toffee sauce to turn it into a pudding:
300g brown sugar
300ml cream
1 cup butter
1tsp vanilla

Bring to the boil and simmer 10 minutes.