Palestinian Medjoul Dates:
1 KG (2.2 LBS), 22-27 gm
Anyone who has ever
tried Medjoul dates will know how sweet and delicious they are. Medjoul
Dates are known to be large, sweet and very succulent to eat. They are
widely regarded as the "king of dates" relating to their size.
Dates originated from Morocco. They are called "Madjhoola", meaning
anonymous in Arabic. Medjoul dates are now grown in a handfull of
countries including the Palestinian Territories. A growing number of
Palestinian farms are springing up around the Jericho area.
being so sweet each date has only 66 calories, and they are packed with
natrual fibers, potassium, copper, magnesium and manganese. These dates
are delicious to eat on their own or you can dip them in some sauce.
Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) as saying: A family which has
dates will not be hungry. (Saheeh Muslim, Book 23, Number 5078)
Facts About Dates (Tamar, Khajur, Khajoor)
reported Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) as saying: 'A'isha a
family which has no dates (in their house) its members will be hungry;
(or) 'A'isha the family which has no dates its members may be hungry.
He said this twice or thrice. (Saheeh Muslim, Book 23, Number