The Medjool Date is considered to be the very finest date grown in the world. Because of their fragile nature, everything must be done by hand. They demand an incredible amount of work throughout the year. Grown exclusively for royalty in ancient times, Medjool dates will delight even the most discriminating connoisseur.
Dates are a sweet snack alternative for health conscious consumers. Low in fat, and sodium, they contain no cholesterol, and are high in fiber and magnesium. Dates contain more potassium then a banana, and are rich in iron! So good for you, yet they taste like candy.
Considered sacred in ancient times, dates were mentioned more than 50 times in the bible. Dates are the oldest fruit cultivated by man, and there are over thirty known varieties.