30 Bananas a Day!

I see many eating dates, dateorade, etc. Do you all get your dates fresh? In my country it is impossible to find fresh dates, only dried ones.

I know that drying fruits means loosing a lot of its nutrition but how much do you loose from drying dates?

Would you incorporate dry dates in your diet?

Just curious, how is the taste of the fresh ones, is it very different?

 

Thanks.

Views: 75

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

I'm not sure if the dates I eat are raw or not. It says on the package that they can be stored for a year but they aren't as dry as some really dried pitted dates that I've tried. 

I can't get any 100% fresh dates here in Russia either so I've decided to eat the best dates I can buy but they are probably not raw. Would it make sense to order them online and get them shipped by mail or something? It kinda looks like an overkill to me...

 

 I think in nature dates can get dried by the sun pretty much in the same way as store bought dates and it doesn't really matter much. I don't consider them as cooked food. It's not like eating steamed vegetables or grains, I think it digest hell of a lot better and doesnt have toxins as in cooked food but its just my theory based on the way I feel and look after eating them. 

The problem is that my diet is very limited as is and its hard to get good fruit here anyway so if I remove dates then it's even more restrictive. Dates are the only not 100% raw food I allow. I don't even really know if the are raw or not.

RSS

About

TheBananaGirl created this Ning Network.

30BaD Search

Latest Activity

Lucas mcclaren posted a photo
yesterday
Peter's photo was featured
Thursday
Profile IconRuby, linhle11, 13thMoon and 2 more joined 30 Bananas a Day!
Thursday
Ronnie Smith posted a blog post
Thursday
OrganicMark posted a status
"Trump Signs Executive Order Stripping Social Media Companies Of "Liability Shield" #awakening #peace #truth #light https://j.mp/2XcNXUL"
May 30
Profile IconDarren Newman, Makayla, Jaime Huxley Leary and 1 more joined 30 Bananas a Day!
May 28
Peter posted a status
"First roller of 2020,didn't get any last year ,had a frost and I cut them back hard,then worst drought. can't remember them being so sweet."
May 26
Peter posted photos
May 26
Peter posted a status
"Could help.that should read."
May 26
Peter posted a status
"I can't remember how to post a photo if anyone couldchelp?tia"
May 26
Cassie K added a discussion to the group Self Sufficiency using Permaculture
May 24
Cassie K commented on Jay Don't Cook's group Self Sufficiency using Permaculture
May 24
Cassie K commented on Jay Don't Cook's group Self Sufficiency using Permaculture
May 24
Laura Kuchy commented on Tiff Hawkins's blog post Too Exciting
May 23
Profile IconLaura Kuchy and Peter H joined 30 Bananas a Day!
May 21
Raw Mormon Mommy posted a status
"How do I edit my profile?"
May 20

© 2020   Created by TheBananaGirl.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service