Date Filling

Description: Deglet noor dates work just as well here as more expensive medjool dates. Be sure to check the dates carefully for any stray pits.


Ingredients:

  • 12 ounces Pitted Dates
  • 3/4 cups Water
  • 1/2 cup Sugar
  •  Pinch of Salt
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla

Yield: 1 and 1/2 cups

Prep Time: 15 minutes.

Cook Time: 15 minute s.

Total Time: 30 minutes.


Directions:
Combine in a medium saucepan:
Dates
Water
Sugar
Salt

Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer, partially covered, until soft, about 15 minutes. Stir in:
Vanilla

Place in a food processor and process just until smooth, about 10 seconds. Let cool. Add more water if necessary if mixture is too thick and sticky.

Enjoy!