Sugared Stuffed Dates

Preparation info

  • Makes

    2 Dozen

    Stuffed Dates
    • Difficulty


Appears in

Sticky, Chewy, Messy, Gooey: Desserts for the Serious Sweet Tooth

Sticky, Chewy, Messy, Gooey

By Jill O'Connor

Published 2007

  • About

When I think of dates, sometimes I envision Moroccan kings, hot deserts, and the cool plip-plopping of water burbling into rose petal–strewn fountains. But usually, I think of my maternal great-grandmother. Grammie was an industrious and frugal woman until the day she died at age ninety-eight. Most gifts she gave were homemade, like the crazy-quilt pot holders she crocheted for my mother, crafted from assorted yarn scraps using old garter-belt rings to hang them from. More popular were the