Chocolate Date Confections


  • 1 package (8 oz.) Sun-Maid Pitted Dates
  • 18 walnut halves
  • 6 ounces semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 teaspoon canola oil
  • Directions:

    SLICE each date lengthwise down one side. Cut walnut halves lengthwise into quarters.
    INSERT a walnut piece into each date and press date gently around nut.
    HEAT chocolate and oil in a small microwave-safe dish on medium power, 1 to 2 minutes until melted. Stir.
    DIP each stuffed date about half way into melted chocolate. Place on a wire rack until set. Store in airtight container up to 2 days.

    Makes about 30 dates.