Sweet Caramel-Date Apples

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Recipe of the Day – Caramel Apples

Dates and lemon, combined with nuts, makes an amazing, good-for-you, caramel apple taste.  Dip sweet apple chunks in dates and roll them in nuts!
Ingredients:
6 organic apples, cut into bite-size pieces
2 c. dates soaked in 1 cup water
2 T. raw tahini
Pinch vanilla powder or 1 tsp. anilla extract
1 tiny pinch Himalayan crystal salt
– juice of 1/2 lemon
2 c. walnuts, almonds, pecans, hazelnuts or other nut of your choice, optional – cacao nibs!

Directions: Pulse the nuts in a food processor and transfer to a bowl..
In a food processor, blend until smooth, the soaked dates, tahini, vanilla and salt. Put the date paste in a bowl. Dip each apple slice. Swirl in nuts. Chill in the refrigerator. Enjoy!

Word of the Day – manzanas – apples

Tip of the Day –Make these for your kids, instead of those store-bought caramels. So much better for them!

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