Dark chocolate and date turtles are a quick, healthy treat for when your sugar tooth wants something sweet. 


Chocolate Turtles made with Mavuno Harvest Organic Dates and Dry Roasted Cashews


4oz Mavuno Harvest Pitted Dates

4oz Mavuno Harvest Dry Roasted Cashews

8oz Dark Chocolate

Sea Salt

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Ingredients (Mavuno Harvest Dates and Cashews) to make chocolate turtles


  1. Cut the dates in half and flatten them with your hand or the bottom of a cup and place them on nonstick surface or parchment paper.
  2. Firmly place 2 or 3 cashews on each date.
  3. If using a bar of chocolate, chop it into fine pieces. Put the chocolate in a microwave safe bowl and microwave it in 30 second increments being sure to check and stir the chocolate each time until it drips from your spoon.
  4. Drizzle the chocolate on each turtle and immediately sprinkle it with salt.
  5. Let the turtles chill in the freezer for about 30-40 minutes.


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