Add the date mixture and stir. Needless to say I am very grateful to have found this date bar recipe! This is my first time buying and using coconut oil for a recipe so I’m not sure if I bought the right kind..Thanks :), I cannot believe how good are all your recipes! Whateves, still delicious!! I will try to make them at the weekend for sure. If you’ve been reading Bake Play Smile for a little while now, you’ll know that I am a big, BIG fan of classic and traditional slices. Costco has a great price of Medjool Dates and almonds and pecans…I also double the recipe because we are a family of 8! You can add a tiny bit more oil if the dough is too dry. Once oven is preheated, bake the shortbread for 15-17 minutes or until lightly browned on top. Super fun breakfast!! No one wants an awkward potluck breakfast. Certainly making again. I’m trying to think of other subs, but I’m not sure what would help it to stay together. In one day (in about 12 hours, actually). Raw Date Squares (Vegan, Paleo) makes one 8″x8″ pan Adapted from this recipe Ingredients: For the crust/crumble: 3 cups raw walnuts 8 soft Medjool dates, pitted and chopped 1/4 cup coconut oil, melted 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 If I didn’t just polish off our bag of dates this morning I would have made these this afternoon. I LOVE dates and am never quite sure how to use them except snacking on stuffed with almond butter. These look so yummy and easy!! HI Angela ! They’re *that* good. I can’t see why not! :), Date squares are my faaavorite thing my mom makes and by far my favorite dessert. Talk about healthy food that tastes so unhealthy! Hi Angela! I always feel like it is an audition of vegan food! DIRECTIONS Pre-heat the oven to 190 C-Gas5. Three layers = three times the deliciousness. I love making things with almonds + dates b/c they are so easy, versatile and really just as good as their nonvegan counterparts in so many dessert recipes and applications. I also think this recipe would work well with all different kinds of nuts…love the roasted almond idea. Hey! Mmmm, I have been thinking about date squares lately, which is odd because I’ve only ever tried them once but I’ve developed a love for dates. These look FANTASTIC!!!!!!!! These look delic! Filled with oats, chia seeds, dates and nuts... it's the perfect clean eating treat! Looked bake shop worthy :) Love the subtle coconut flavour that comes from the oil, and how great to only have 5 (all natural) ingredients. And I wanted to know how much we’d eaten lol. I dashed some cinnamon on top right before eating and loved it. They are very good! thanks for this awesome recipe! Those look sooooo yummy can’t wait to try them out! Soooooo good. I’d like to try that… or even apples :) Ohh! Cashews , pecans or walnuts? I just made an apricot paste made out of dried apricots (soaked in water first) for a recipe. I will have to look your show up!! 5 Ingredient No Bake Vegan Dates Squares! Try this simply delicious Vegan Vanilla Slice, free of all allergens this vanilla treat is sure to be a hit with any crowd. Seriously, this is a fantastic recipe. Love using by-products right away! Likely not enough for one recipe. Zucchini Slice KylieMiller59845. Thanks for this great recipe! Yeah I don’t know how VOO would have been received — although if you made everyone a parfait I’m sure they’d be a big hit! My next book is due out early fall 2016 :) Thanks for your excitement! Melt butter and sugar, add milk and well beaten egg. I wanted to avoid that awkward moment of silence as I try to explain to them why I packed a Tupperware full of mushy oats. I was a bit worried that they wouldn’t turn out, but I was soooooo happy with the outcome! I track a lot of my food on Spark, so I like to have my favorite snack recipes (a lot of yours!) Attempting not to eat the entire pan. Dates are my favorite though. Put aside to cool. Date caramel is so easy to make and extremely delicious, but there are a couple of important tricks to know before you dive in. … I laughed at the ‘tupperware of mushy oats’ bit. This Quick Apple Date Slice is so easy to make and is such a good tasty lunchbox snack. I made these as soon as I saw this post. I have been reading your blog for a few months and I LOVE IT! Crust: 1.5 cups whole raw almonds; 1.5 cups regular oats (for Gluten-free, use GF oats) 1/2 tsp kosher salt; 10 Medjool dates, pitted and roughly chopped; 1/4 cup coconut oil . They are delicious and my 17 month old son LOVES them. I made those bars today and I made the pumpkin tart that is in your book last week for a birthday lunch and they all came out amazing. I was thinking maybe palm oil (unrefined and sustainable kind of course)? Place puff pastry sheets on a lined baking tray and poke holes After soaking, drain well. Hi Casey, I haven’t tried using another nut yet, but I can’t see why cashews wouldn’t work! I love these so much. My son is allergic to nuts. Make sure to store in the fridge. I’m definitely going to make them when I next need to take a treat to a party. Thanks for sharing this amazing yesterday. Great for on the go on long road trips. :), This looks delish! These people, i’lltellyouwhat. stations. Using dried dates requires more dates – I put about 14-15 in the topping and 30 odd in the filling. Here we present a few of the thousands of vegan recipes freely available online. I had been looking for ideas for a raw date bar. Check out my blog, as I posted this to share as well ;). These look excellent, and super easy! I’d be happy to have you at any potluck because I’m sure whatever comes out of your kitchen is always delicious! Do you have any recommendations for a replacement for the coconut oil? Yes, of course we will make sure to credit your name and website for the recipe! They are the perfect treat. Once set, remove from freezer, cut, and enjoy. Vegan Cherry Ripe Cups Recipe by Rainbow Nourishments → These 5-ingredient no-bake vegan cups are made with a dark chocolate coating and a juicy cherry coconut filling. But these date squares look gorgeous! I make them often as they are easy and everyone loves them:) I had a bunch of dried apricots in my freezer, so thought I would throw some in with the dates. What can I sub for almonds not suppose to eat them or peanuts any other but suggestion ? Once shortbread is done baking, spread the date caramel in an even layer over the shortbread. It's quick, easy and totally delicious. Thank you for all your Vegan recipes…you make me want to cook more and more. Even the kids loved them! Thanks! Thank you for these! Thank you so much for such a fantastic recipe and wonderful site to get ideas from! I bet these would taste great with pecans instead of almonds too! I still don’t dare make a green monster when there’s anyone else in the house :P. I might be evicted for extreme weirdness. But in Florida, forget it, I haven’t seen any. Updated Mar 21, 2019 / Published: Nov 24, 2015 / This post may contain affiliate links. This Classic Caramel Date Slice recipe is a delicious chewy slice which makes a great afternoon tea treat! All rights reserved. I’ll have to give these a try, they look so fantastic! Please report back if you try it out! I’m also simmering your roasted tomato, onion and garlic soup right now… And it smells amazing! :-), made these for home and for work and they were gone in a flash! I have a mini food processor that I must use this summer to make these! Medjool dates aren’t available where I live, so I used dried pitted dates which I soak in hot water for a bit to soften them. Thank you for sharing, I will make and blog about them! 5 Ingredient No Bake Vegan Date Squares Adapted from KB Blissologist. This recipe does not last very long in my house. Hi Gemma, Just stumbled across your question. :) I can’t wait to try them out. 25,610 suggested recipes. Roasted cashews will add a toasted, light sweetness which might be really nice. I wonder what other fruit I could use in them…. It's ok to admit that you do. A healthier WW recipe for Rolled oat and date slice ready in just 20. vanilla extract, all purpose flour, salt, black candy jimmies and 6 more. I blended walnuts and dates as per recipe, made it into a dough but chopped and added 90% cocao chocolate and chopped hazelnuts and placed in freezer. I let my hunger guide me, and try to focus on eating natural foods 90% of the time, with room for other stuff as I crave it too. 5 Ingredient No Bake Vegan Date Squares. Your Vegan Date Bars are so yummy! Let me tell you how good these are: I made them, ate *just one*, put them in the freezer, and when I got home later there were none left and the hubby is standing there with a guilty expression and crumbs all over his face ;) Thanks, Hi Toni, I can’t see why not! :). I have been making a lot of your wonderful recipes, and have added several of them to SparkRecipes for nutrition info, if you’re interested in knowing or sharing. I LOVE mejool dates. 3. Thank you. I have a feeling that when I do make them, I’ll polish these off too. Sprinkle on the 3/4 cup of mixture you set aside and gently press down with fingers. I have made it a few times and friends have asked for the receipe. I usually opt for brownies but I think it’s time for a change – plus my brownies seem to be failing lately, and I can’t work out why :(. thanks for the recipe, I was able to quelch the sweet craving and the Fig Newton craving in one swoop without messing with my Gluten free, Sugar free life! I love that there are no extra sugars except from the dates. I was wondering if using refined coconut oil mattered or does it need to be liquid coconut oil? My partner is allergic to it. I’m looking forward to trying it with almonds next time. Break the block of dates up into pieces then place into a pan with the water. The best vegan ‘Snickers’ slice recipe to get you through the week. Thanks! OH MY GOODNESS!! Make sure to use Medjool dates for the date caramel. You could double the amount of pastry for this amount of filling. Whip up a batch as a healthy dessert or for grab-and-go energy bars for a healthy snack. Thanks for the recipe– my kids also have allergies to eggs and dairy so your vegan recipes have been very helpful to me! Fantastic recipe! Cook over a low heat for 3-5 minutes until softened. Easy oat cookie crust, healthy date caramel filling, silky chocolate ganache on top–this Date Caramel Slice is 3 layers of sweet vegan decadence! I replaced water with orange juice for added zing, and chucked in a bit of cinnamon & cloves - 14 Aug 2016 S. by slapdash. Hope that helps! I will definitely make these again! I also bought some sun dried figs and might try a batch with those swapped in for dates. I don’t typically keep coconut oil at home–do you know if canola oil would also work as well? This Date Slice Recipe is an easy Date Slice Recipe – just melt and mix, and you are done! :), These are great! I’ve just taken them out of the fridge…and I have to say that these are simply amazing!!! It looks like there is 3/4 of the almond/date mixture on the bottom and 1/4 sprinkled on top. print this recipe! I did about a cup or maybe a little more of pumpkin, and one whole ripe avocado. I make a raw/no-bake vegan apple crumble that uses dates, oats, almonds in much of the way you did for both the crust and the filling, but I also add apples, brown sugar, cinnamon and agave to it all. These are soooo yummy! As long as the dough sticks together nicely it should be fine. Perfect sweet recipe for me because I have eliminated all added sugars from my diet for Lent :) I only have Deglet Noor dates, hopefully those will work?? Date Slice No Bake Recipes 25,610 Recipes. Well, I made these the other day using mostly dried apricots for the filling (I didn’t feel like taking the pits out of so many dates…..lol) with a few dates added, and they were *incredibly* delicious! I love when you do no-bake recipes :) Makes everything seem so much easier. I also think they’d be good with different “jams” in the middle – apricot sounds delightful to me :), These are the bomb! Yahoo finally I am announcing the new dates for The Vegan Chef and Lifestyle Training happening later this year. I added cashews in with the almonds and a little cinnamon too worked well. Print Recipe. Melt the coconut oil and add to the mixture and process until sticky. Hi Angela! I used cashews for the crust, because I didn’t have almonds, but it worked just fine. :), I made these and they were nummy, but I had extra crust (or a shortage of date mixture) so I smeared raspberry preserves on that end and those were delicious. Hi Angela, They came out good but next time planning to do processor from beginning! Try our dairy-free Victoria sponge, chocolate cake and more. I added chia seeds to the date mixture and it helped firm it up as the chia seeds absorbed all the extra moisture. Thank you for this!! I LOVE this recipe and want to make it forever but need to cut back on oil. -Kaylee. These look lovely!! They have become a staple in my house! ;) Fabulous recipe and I’m sure they will be a hit! I do have one question, for the oats, do you use them raw in the recipe? I had major requests today to “bake” them again! Sadly, last time I had them in the house I was also training for a marathon and lets just say dates and running don’t really mix. But seriously, love your site, your attitude towards life and your recipes (keeping me well-fed here in Paris :) Merci beaucoup!! I wasn’t eating oats for awhile and found quinoa flakes. yup! This vegan cheesecake is the best ever! To be enjoyed in moderation of course :), That’s why I don’t make dessert/sweet snack recipes often. These look delicious — I love date bars and these are so simple! Angela – I made these today. I made these last night and they are AMAZING!! AHHH I absolutely LOVE these!!! My husband gives them to the kids, and hides the rest! I’m looking forward to giving them to my son as a snack…he is going to love them and it’s a snack I feel totally good about. The medjool at my local store is about $8 for a pretty small container. Thanks. All of the ingredients go in one bowl which means less fuss and minimal clean up. By any chance would this recipe work with figs? A friend brought them to my house a couple weeks ago, and there were fights over the crumbs :) I made them today, but ran out of dates (that’s what I get for snacking on the recipe ingredients this week) so used half dried apricots and half dates for the paste. What about coconut ? Hello there! They were a big hit. I haven’t used palm oil before, but I would guess that most oils would work, although the coconut oil does help the base firm up when it chills! Remove from processor, set aside 3/4 cup of the mixture for later, and press the rest of the mixture very firmly and evenly into the pan. I stumbled upon your blog via my friend’s (http://www.recipesviabeth.blogspot.com/) and have become addicted! All of my non-vegan friends think these are the greatest date squares ever too. Thanks for this wonderful recipe! Those look yummy! ahhh I’ve been craving some kind of almond meal type cookie or bar!! Just made them again today for a girls weekend that I am going to this weekend and was reminded how darn delicious (and easy!) Vegan Coconut Slice August 2, 2018 Give the oven a break with this easy and healthy no-bake coconut slice. Make this Quick Apple Date Slice on a Sunday night for a tasty lunchbox treat to last the week. 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