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Sweet, chewy dates are one of nature's finest treats. Enjoy them wrapped in bacon, blended into smoothies, or baked into bread and cookies.

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By ngaldi

Rate this recipe 4.5/5 (17 Votes)
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Servings 10

  • 24 deglet noor dates, pitted
  • 1/4 pound Parmigiano-Reggiano
  • Twenty-four 3-inch strips of very thinly sliced bacon
  • 5 leaves flat-leaf parsley

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by Suzanne Goin

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  • 3/4 cup 3/4 cup red onion, chopped
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  • 3/4 c. canola oil
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  • 1 c. pumpkin
  • 1-1/2 c. flour
  • 2 tsp. baking soda
  • 1-1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon
  • 1-1/2 tsp. ground allspice
  • 1-1/2 tsp. ground nutmeg
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  • 1 cup pitted dates
  • 1 1/4 cups water
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 60 g butter, chopped
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  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 tsp ground ginger
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  • 2 pounds fresh Brussels sprouts
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  • 2 teaspoons butter
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  • 1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper
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  • cup hot brewed coffee:
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  • 1 tablespoon chia seeds
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  • 3/4 cup brown sugar
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  • 1/3 cup whole wheat flour
  • 3/4 tsp baking soda
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  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
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