A Delicious Way to Enjoy Dates

A Delicious Way to Enjoy Dates

Dates taste very similar to dried persimmons. This miraculous combination of salty cream cheese and sweet dates with fragrant walnuts is perfect with white wine.


to taste
Walnuts (roasted)
depends on amount of dates
Cream cheese (or marscapone)
as needed


1. Cut slits into the sides of the small dates. Cut the larger dates in half. If there are any pits, discard.
2. Stuff some cream cheese into the dates.
3. Cram the walnuts into the dates on top of the cream cheese and they're done!
4. Don't push too hard or the dates with tear!

Story Behind this Recipe

These go great with white wine! I make them as an appetizer when hosting parties.