Chinese Chew

    50 min

    This tray bake recipe was one of my Mother-in-Law's standbys. A wonderful combination of walnuts, dates and a hint of vanilla. Easy to make and cut into squares, they are perfect for snacks or packed lunches.


    Gloucestershire, England, UK
    16 people made this

    Makes: 12 individual pieces

    • 75g (3 oz) margarine
    • 125g (5 oz) dark brown sugar
    • 75g (3 oz) walnuts, finely chopped
    • 75g (3 oz) self-raising flour
    • 2 eggs, beaten
    • 100g (4 oz) dates, chopped
    • few drops vanilla extract

    Prep:10min  ›  Cook:40min  ›  Ready in:50min 

    1. Melt margarine and sugar in a pan over a low heat.
    2. Put all other ingredients into a bowl and add the melted margarine and sugar. Stir thoroughly and press into a greased swiss roll tin.
    3. Bake as you would for any other tray bake (180 C / Gas 4) for 30-40 minutes.

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