Dates are the fruit of the date palm tree, native to the Middle East. The long list of health benefits of dates has made the delicious fruit of the most sought after foods in the world of health and nutrition. Many consider Mejdool dates Medjool dates to be the best type to eat straight from the packet. Thave a rich, chewy texture and a caramel-like flavour. Mejdool dates are a decadent snack on their own, a lovely addition to grazing platters, and an indulgent ingredient in desserts- naturally sweet.
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Dates are a good source of protein, various vitamins and minerals, energy, sugar, and fiber. They also contains, calcium, iron, phosphorus, potassium, magnesium and zinc. Dates lower cholesterol, promote digestion, improve bone health, promotes skin elasticity and anti-ageing.
Ingredients: Medjool Dates
|GRAMS PER SERVE: 50g|
|Average||per serve||per 100g|
|Fat, total||0.05 g||0.1 g|
|Saturated||0.05 g||0.1 g|
|Carbohydrate||34 g||68 g|
Country of Origin: ISRAEL
Dates are a convenient healthy, energizing snack on their own. Combine with other dried fruits, nuts and seeds for the ultimate trail mix. Pit and chop table dates to be added to porridges, smoothies or used as toppings. Add to your baking for a natural sweetener - mejdool dates are naturally sticky and caramel like and are great for raw or vegan recipes and can be used as a binding agent in energy balls and muesli bars. Dates are traditionally used as a filling for Middle Eastern semolina maamoul biscuits, and coconut date rolls. They can also be softened by soaking in hot water and pureed to be used in desserts such as sticky date pudding. In savoury dishes, toss some chopped dates into salads, quinoa, chutneys, sauces and stuffings.
Allergens: May Contain Soy, May Contain Cereals Containing Gluten, May Contain Milk, May Contain Sulphites, May Contain Tree Nuts, May Contain Other Tree Nuts, May Contain Peanuts, May Contain Sesame, May Contain Gluten, May Contain Egg
Storage: For long lasting freshness, store in an air-tight container and in a cool, dark place.