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Use a high-quality chocolate bar (such as Scharffen Berger) and soft Medjool dates for the best flavor. Substitute Neufchâtel cheese in place of goat cheese for more sweetness.

Recipe by Cooking Light November 2005


Credit: Lee Harrelson; Styling: Mindi Shapiro

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12 servings (serving size: 2 stuffed dates)


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  • Open the slit in each date; stuff about 1/2 teaspoon goat cheese and about 1/8 teaspoon chocolate inside each date. Close date around filling; press gently to seal. Arrange stuffed dates in a single layer on a platter; sift powdered sugar over dates.

  • Note: Refrigerate stuffed dates in an airtight container for up to two days.

Nutrition Facts

65 calories; calories from fat 18%; fat 1.3g; saturated fat 0.9g; mono fat 0.3g; protein 1.3g; carbohydrates 13.4g; fiber 1.4g; cholesterol 2mg; iron 0.3mg; sodium 18mg; calcium 13mg.