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Dates with Bananas

This is a wonderful Arabian dessert which you will enjoy time and time again. This dessert can also be adapted for use as a pie filling. Serves 4 to 6.


  • 1 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1 1/2 Tablespoon of sugar
  • 1 cup whole dates
  • 4 medium bananas or 3 large
  • 1 1/4 teaspoon of cinnamon


  • Remove the pits and slice the dates thin.
  • Slice the bananas in half lengthwise then slice into pieces 1/2 inch thick.
  • Mix together the cream and the sugar with an electric mixer until stiff peaks are formed.
  • Gently stir in the bananas and the dates. Separate into individual serving dishes. Sprinkle with cinnamon. Chill 30 minutes before serving.

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