Is it possible to freeze dates?
Dates can remain in the freezer for up to a year and do not make any changes. Freezing it will keep its taste fresh and always tasty. The life of semi-dried dates in the freezer is higher than that of fresh and soft dates fruit.
Tips to freeze dates for long term use
1. Place the dates in a freezer bag and place them in a freezer.
Before placing dates in the freezer, remember to completely empty the air of the bag. You can also use plastic containers. Pour the dates into the dish so that the dishes are not filled and have as much as a few centimeters of free space until the frozen dates have enough space.
2. Put the dates at the coldest point in the freezer.
By doing so, the dates are frozen faster and keep the freshness and even the taste of the dates, especially if you intend to keep them for a long time.
3. Three hours before using dates take them out of the freezer.
This will make the ice of the dates completely open and its flavor exactly like when you bought it. But if you did not have the opportunity, put them in a bowl of warm water. Within 30 minutes, they are ready to use.