Chocolate Pecan-Stuffed Dates

    1 hour 17 minutes

    These little nut-stuffed dates make a great after-dinner treat with a cup of coffee. They are also perfect as food gifts for Christmas.

    10 people made this

    Serves: 25 

    • 250g dark or cooking chocolate, chopped
    • 25 Medjool dates, stones removed
    • 25 pecan nut halves
    • 2 tablespoons sweetened shredded coconut (optional)

    Preparation:15min  ›  Cook:2min  ›  Extra time:1hour chilling  ›  Ready in:1hour17min 

    1. Place the chocolate in a glass or plastic bowl. Heat in the microwave for about 2 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds, or until almost melted. Stir until smooth.
    2. Line a baking tray with aluminium foil. Stuff each date with a pecan half and place onto the baking tray. Drizzle the stuffed dates with melted chocolate, then sprinkle with coconut. Place into freezer, and freeze for 1 hour before serving.

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    Easy to make, yummy to eat. They are so sweet that you should not have too many!  -  27 Nov 2008  (Review from Allrecipes USA and Canada)


    delicious  -  21 Feb 2009  (Review from Allrecipes USA and Canada)


    I made these in a care pack for my boyfriend's family at Christmas. They were the perfect sweet for the holidays. A tasty little treat after dinner with coffee.  -  31 Mar 2008  (Review from Allrecipes USA and Canada)