Dates

Snack ball recipes to fill up your lunchbox

If you're looking for a guilt-free treat for the kids' lunchboxes or just something a little cheeky to get you through the afternoon, these bite-sized snack balls are the ideal pick. Here, you'll find everything from healthy bliss balls and raw vegan options to classic rum-infused treats and decadent no-bake chocolate cake balls. Which easy recipe will you try first?

Australian Women's Weekly|Mar 23, 2020

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  • Spicy fruit mince pillows

    Sugar and spice and all things nice - that's what these pillows of fruit-mince-filled biscuit pastry are made of.

    Australian Women's Weekly|Mar 12, 2020

  • Choc-nut brownie balls

    Grab one of these choc-nut brownie balls for a rich fudgy treat that's naturally sweetened with dates.

    Australian Women's Weekly|Feb 13, 2020

  • Sticky date pancakes and candied walnuts

    All the flavours of a sticky date pudding, in the form of a fluffy pancake and topped with candied walnuts for added crunch.

    Australian Women's Weekly|Oct 29, 2019

  • Lumberjack cake

    An old-fashioned apple and date cake topped with caramelised coconut, the lumberjack cake is dense, moist and packed with enough energy to get the proverbial lumberjack through from morning tea to lunch.

    Australian Women's Weekly|Aug 11, 2019

  • Chocolate, date and brandy torte

    With layers of crunchy pecan, date and chocolate meringue slabs and lashings of brandy-infused mascarpone cream, this visually-stunning dessert screams decadence.

    Australian Women's Weekly|Nov 22, 2016

  • Date and rose pomegranate molasses

    Add an extra depth of flavour with this deliciously sweet date and rose pomegranate molasses from The Australian Women's Weekly 'Made from Scratch' cookbook.

    Australian Women's Weekly|Oct 07, 2015

  • Date and walnut loaves

    Get creative in the kitchen this weekend and serve up some deliciously moist date and walnut loaves. The perfect breakfast, brunch, or mid morning treat!

    Test Kitchen|Sep 29, 2015

  • Rocket, chicken and date salad

    Chicken salad with a citrus zing! This healthy lean salad is easy to prepare for lunching guests or take to work for lunch. And it's suitable for diabetics.

    Australian Women's Weekly|Sep 27, 2015

  • Sticky toffee date puddings

    Sweet and sticky toffee date puddings - the ultimate dessert! With the perfect combination of flavour and texture, these puddings will have you screaming out for more!

    Australian Women's Weekly|Aug 24, 2015