Naked Dates for the Holidays

Naked Dates for the Holidays

Holiday time is nearly upon us, and with it comes the promise of family, feasting and good times. It’s a time for decadence, a time to indulge the senses and a time to joyfully embrace all that is sweet about life and love. In our home, organic Medjool dates are a big...

Granola

Ingredients: 2 bananas, peeled and diced1 1/4 cups dates, pitted and chopped1/4 cup packed brown sugar1/4 cup hot water1 tablespoon vanilla extract1 teaspoon ground cinnamon8 cups quick cooking oats8 ounces dried mixed fruit8 ounces blanched slivered almonds...

Date Squares

Prep Time: 25 Min  |  Cook Time: 25 Min  |  Ready In: 50 min Ingredient: 1 1/2 cups rolled oats 1 1/2 cups sifted pastry flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 1 cup packed brown sugar 3/4 cup butter, softened 3/4 pound pitted dates, diced 1 cup water 1/3...

Date Nut Bread

Prep Time: 40 Min  |  Cook Time: 1 Hr  |  Ready In: 1 Hr 40 min Recipe Yield 2 loaves Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups dates, pitted and chopped 2 1/4 cups boiling water 3 teaspoons baking soda 1 cup chopped walnuts 2 cups white sugar 3 tablespoons margarine 2 eggs, beaten 1...

Pecan-Date Cheese Ball

Prep Time: 20 Min  |  Ready In: 20 Min Ingredients: 1 teaspoon ground mustard 1 teaspoon water 2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese, softened 1/4 cup mayonnaise 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese 1 cup chopped dates 1 cup chopped pecans Crackers...

Nutty Date Muffins

Prep Time: 15 Min  |  Cook Time: 15 Min  |  Ready In: 30 MinIngredients: 3/4 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 cup sugar 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1 egg 1/3 cup milk 1/4 cup butter, melted 1/4 cup...