Medjool date

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Med·jool date

A soft date with crinkly, dark brown skin, prized for its large size and sweet flavor.

[Arabic majhūl, unknown, passive participle of jahila, to be ignorant of, not to know (so called because it is produced by a previously unknown variety of date palm found growing in the oasis of Tafilalt in Morocco); see ghl in Semitic roots.]
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Chocolate, golden raisin and plain scones are served with a side of clotted cream, strawberry jam and whipped medjool date butter.
So, it was a half of dark and rich 6.3% Medjool date and liquorice porter for him, and a delicious rhubarb gin and Fevertree tonic for me, which got us feeling nicely relaxed.
Alongside classic options, Scoopi offers bespoke flavours such as european chocolate, wild strawberry, mocha expresso, Medjool date, and ambrosial saffron.
The scent is a cult classic with West Indian tamarind tree leaves, medjool date fruit, coriander seed templar, clary sage flower, rich woods of balsamic, amber, leather, sandalwood and a touch of vanilla.
"As a result of the investigation, the petitioners examined the issue of their real estate; they discovered that it is part of the same real estate being cultivated by settlers who have no possessory connection," the petition reads, adding that the settlers had planted Medjool date orchards, "which is considered a very profitable and flourishing industry." According to the petition, "over the years, the late owners and their heirs, the petitioners, believed that the real estate continued to be minefields and/or a closed military area not in use, and that therefore conditions were not yet ripe to restore their possessory right." The petitioners are also requesting an interim order that will halt the current cultivation of the site by the settlers.
With the additional support of trust funds, we have facilitated investments in the West Bank and Gaza in the agribusiness and manufacturing sectors; for example the development of two Medjool date farms will revitalize the agriculture sector in the West Bank while providing employment and foreign-exchange earnings.
Dave Nelson, a farmer with the Bard Valley Medjool Date Growers Association, said it is a combination of soil and environment, as well as care, that makes the California AomedjoolsAo able to compete with dates grown in Jordan, South Africa and Saudi Arabia.
Fold in the pecan pieces and the diced Medjool date.
SALMON SUPER SALAD (SERVES 1) INGREDIENTS: 50g rocket 50g chicory leaves 100g smoked salmon slices 80g avocado, peeled, stoned and sliced 40g celery, sliced 20g red onion, sliced 15g walnuts, chopped 1 tbsp capers 1 large Medjool date, pitted and chopped 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil juice of a lemon 10g parsley, chopped 10g lovage or celery leaves, chopped INSTRUCTIONS: Place the salad leaves on a plate or in a large bowl.
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The scramble next came for the desserts where Kathryn was the only person to opt for the local Medjool Date Cake with toffee sauce and cream cheese icing and was so quick at devouring it that I couldn't pry it from her sticky fingers.
Desserts proved the highlight, with criossant butter pudding served with white chocolate, whisky and cinder toffee foam (PS6.25) and warm Medjool date sponge with Williams pear, pistachio cream and anise (PS7.50).