Aug 30, 2008

Sesame Seed Dates

Having unexpected guest and no time to make a fancy snack? Look no further this is a fast and tasty snack. Most homes in Arabic countries serve this to their guest with tea.

2 pounds of dates
6 tablespoons oil
1/2 pound almonds
1 tablespoon cardamom, ground
1/2 cup sesame seeds

1. In a stockpot boil almonds for 3 minutes and remove skins, cut in half then fry in oil. In an 8-inch skillet brown sesame seeds in a pan without oil. Pit the dates and roll in the cardamom to form small balls. add an almond to the middle. Roll in the sesame seeds.

3 fabulous comments:

Rainbow In The Grey Sky said...

Aslamu alakum sister
i like your blog mashaAllah do post picture if you can would be nice to compair my atempt with yours, this one is good for ramandan ukti .

Noor said...

Alaykum Salam,

Thank you so much rainbow. I am so sorry about the pictures but my cameras usb is over seas and not with me for two more months. I am so sad not to post all my pictures for everyone but soon inshAllah. And I hope you like the recipe, it is amazing..

Anonymous said...

assalam alikum sister
happy ramadan for u&ur family exellent blog keep it upppppppp