---------- Recipe via Meal-Master (tm) v8.02
  
       Title: Date Pinwheel Cookies
  Categories: Cookies, Holiday
       Yield: 4 servings
  
     1/2 c  Butter
     1/2 c  Margarine
       1 c  Sugar
       1 c  Brown sugar
       2    Eggs
       1 ts Baking soda
   3 3/4 c  All purpose flour
 
 --------------------------FILLING--------------------------
       1 lb Dates
     1/2 c  Sugar
       1 c  Water
     1/2 c  Chopped walnuts
  
   Mix dough ingredients well and make into three balls.
   Filling:Combine ingredients in 2 quart saucepan and
   boil until dates are very soft. Mix well and cool.
   Cookies:Roll each ball of dough between wax paper to
   about 1/4 inch thickness. Spread with date filling and
   roll as a jelly roll. Chill about 1 hour. Slice and
   bake at 375~ for 10 to 15 minutes. This recipe is
   nearly 100 years old. These cookies are great at
   Christmas time.
  
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