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These Foods May Help Expecting Mothers Induce Labor

After nine long months of pregnancy, you just want that baby out. As someone who's never given birth, I can only speculate, but I imagine carrying life in your mid-section for 40 weeks is not the most...
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Where can I find Dromedary Dates?

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by Janice Thorne 16 years ago

I live in Cleveland, Ohio and used to love these dates - they were the best in the world! Unfortunately, I haven't seen them in any supermarket for a very long time. I don't even remember who makes...

Windmill Market's Date Shake | Desert Hot Springs

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by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

After years of reading "glbtrtr" recommend the date shakes at Windmill Market in Desert Hot Springs, last week it was finally my turn to try one on the way back from Joshua Tree. https://www.chowh...

Lappert's Date Shake | Palm Springs

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by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

In February, the final edible of my visit was a date shake from Lappert's Premium Gourmet Ice Cream in downtown Palm Springs. Actually, I bought a pair of them the night before my departure. One to...

medjool dates in Toronto

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by phoenikia 10 years ago

Has anyone bought medjool dates from Nasr or Arz lately? I'm curious to hear what the going rate is. I paid $6.99/lb at a non- Middle Eastern shop, and not sure whether the prices are significant...

Iranian (Kasra) dates @ Samiramis Imports

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by chowhoundX 2 years ago

At the recent Royal Feast Chowdown, I mentioned I was looking for a source of Iranian dates. Thank you Candice and Prabhakar for suggesting Samiramis Imports (2990 Mission, SF), where they just sta...

Fresh Dates on the Stem - When can we eat them?

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by liu 12 years ago

A couple weeks ago we purchased some fresh yellow dates on the stem; they were hard. I left them on the counter, yet they are still hard and yellow; they have not turned a translucent brown yet, al...

Remember those box mix date bars?

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by ItalianNana 6 years ago

Maybe they were Betty Crocker...there was an oatmeal crumble bottom crust, then the date filling and more crumble-crust on top. I'd kill for a similar recipe.

Dates - what to make with them

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by haiku. 3 years ago

Firstly, hope this posts correctly. I've been avoiding this site since the revamp as I struggled to make a post to a regional board... I have a huge bag of medjool dates in my freezer. I'd boug...

Making dates taste better

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by autumm 4 years ago

I'm 38 weeks pregnant, and I've read some info where consuming more dates can help speed up the labor and delivery process, which sounds like an excellent idea at this time. However, I am not ...

Breville 12 cup food processor - can I process dates, Breville instruction booklet does not recommend it.

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by blustery 4 years ago

I have FINALLY purchased a food processor. Bed, Bath and Beyond now has the Breville 12 cup an I saved $60 with their coupon. I have just quickly gone through instructions and they recommend not us...

Where to buy date varieties?

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by arnoldnoe 4 years ago

I have been mailing dates (not just Medjools, but barhi, deglett, other varieties) to my sister in suburban DC from my local farmers' markets in San Francisco. Is there a farmers' market or store i...

Palm Springs - grapefruits? Dates? Date shakes?

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by BarbaraBell 4 years ago

Going to Palm Springs March 8 for a few days and would like to bring home souvenirs. Where is the best deal for dates or grapefruit? And I'm open to buying anything you guys think is good? Da...

Par-cooking bacon - can it be done?

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by meghany 4 years ago

I am making Devils on Horseback for part of our Easter meal on Friday, and as I have a ton of other things to do, I'm wondering if I can cook off the bacon part way tomorrow and stuff and wrap my d...

Palm Springs, Date Shakes, etc.

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by Mick Ruthven 12 years ago

I recently spent four days in Palm Springs visiting friends from the past. We didn't have chowhounding on our agenda, but did confirm that Manhatten in the Desert (written about several times here)...

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