Orange Date Nut Cake Recipe

Orange Date Nut Cake is a very popular recipe. Learn how to make/prepare Orange Datenut Cake by following this easy recipe.
Orange Date Nut Cake Recipe
Difficulty Average
Recipe Type Non Veg.
  • 2 Cups orange juice
  • 3-1/3 Cups self-rising flour
  • 2 Cups dates, pitted and chopped
  • 2 Cups white sugar
  • 1 tbsp Lemon extract
  • 1 Cup butter, softened
  • 6 Eggs, beaten
  • 2 Cups chopped pecans
  • 1 tbsp Vanilla extract
  • 3-1/2 Cups confectioners' sugar
  • 1 Cup milk
How to make Orange Date Nut Cake:
  • Take a large bowl; cream the butter and sugar until light.
  • Add the beat eggs one at a time and add flour and milk; blend it well.
  • Add vanilla extract and lemon flavorings and fold in nuts and dates.
  • Now, pour batter into a tube pan and bake it at 350 degrees F for one hour.
  • Displace from the oven and add immediately orange syrup over the cake.
  • Allow it to cool in pan for thirty minutes, then remove it from the pan.
  • Let stand upside-down overnight and serve.
  • To make the orange syrup: In a medium bowl, mix orange juice and confectioners sugar until smooth.