There are so many recipes with dates out there but we've zoned in on eight that highlight some of the best uses for this Middle Eastern fruit.
Dates are naturally sweet, sticky and sold dried. Their oval shape conceals a single pit that should be disposed of before cooking. This fruit is rich in fiber, antioxidants and minerals so it's not only delicious but also good for you.
Curious to know more? Check out these tasty recipes with dates and use them as inspiration for your next meal.
Tunisian Date Pastries
These semolina and date pastries fried in olive oil are simply addictive. In Tunisia, they are known as makroudh.
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