DATE BRAN MUFFINS
Featuring Medjool dates ‘the royal dates’ and all-bran cereal, this delicious baked treat is featured in the Bard Date Company Medjool Date Recipe Book. You can order Bard Date Company’s Medjool Dates at www.BardDate.com or pick some up at The Peanut Patch in Yuma, Arizona (open Oct-April). See www.ThePeanutPatch.com for more recipes!
3 cups all-bran cereal
1 cup boiling water
2 1/2 cups flour
1 cup sugar
1/2 cup shortening
2 cup buttermilk
1 lb chopped
2 1/2 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
Pour boiling water over 1 cup of all-bran cereal.
Sift flour with baking soda and salt.
Cream sugar with shortening; add the eggs, one at a time. Mix well after each one.
Add bran mixture and dry ingredients.
Add buttermilk and 2 cups dry All-Bran. Add the cut up dates. Mix well.
Fill muffin pan 3/4 full. Bake at 375 degrees for 20-25 minutes.