Date: Tue, 23 Sep 1997 21:30:09 +0800
From: "Robin Brightman" (firstname.lastname@example.org)
This may not please the "gourmets", but issuitable for those on very
spartan diets (I found it made a welcome change when I was on a very
RAW DATE SPREAD
1 cup Dates (pitted, washed and chopped roughly)
1 TBS Lemon Juice
1 tsp RoseWater (optional)
Chop dates roughly and pack them firmly into a bowl. Add lemon juice,
rosewater (if used) and sufficient water to barely cover the dates.
Refrigerate overnight, then puree using a blender (hand-held is easiest).
Store in a jar in the fridge. Use as a topping for fruit desserts, or as a
spread on bread/crackers (if these are allowed).