Chewy Date Nut Bars
1/4 cup butter
1/2 cup sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 cup flour
1/4 teaspoon salt
3/4 cup chopped nuts
2 eggs, separated, whites beaten slightly.
1/2 teaspoon Clabber Girl Baking Powder
1 1/2 cup chopped dates
Preheat oven to 300 degrees. Grease a 6 x 10 inch pan. In a large bowl, cream together butter, sugar and vanilla. Add egg yolks and blend well. In a separate bowl combine flour, Clabber Girl Baking Powder, and salt. Add to creamed mixture. Mix in beaten egg whites, just until combined. Add chopped dates and nuts.
Pour into 6x10 inch pan and bake at 300 degrees for 45 minutes.