Holiday Dates

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Total Time
15mins
Prep
15 mins
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These are a family tradition, Thanksgiving and Christmas. My mother-in-law always had a dish of these on the table. The recipe was handed down to her, it is probably 100 years old, at least. Prep time is for about 16 stuffed dates.

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Ingredients

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Directions

  1. Pit dates (pitted dates tend to dry out)
  2. Stuff with cream cheese
  3. Press walnut half into cream cheese
  4. Roll in powdered sugar (re-roll leftovers).
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These are so easy and perfect for hors d'oeuvres. They are a little healthier than most candies and taste fantastic.

It used to be my job as a child to make the stuffed dates for Christmas. We used the same recipe but didn't use cream cheese and used granulated sugar instead. This recipe looks even better!

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Aren't these great! I make these every Christmas too along with some of the dates stuffed with just peanut butter and rolled in the sugar. The little grandkids like those best.