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Hey Everyone :-))

I arrived to Tel Aviv yesterday and am already in love with this country!! 🙂 The people are so welcoming and warm, the weather is amazing and the vegan restaurant options are countless!! Thank you so much for all your recommendations on Instagram, I am literally in food heaven. 🙂

The main reason I am in Israel is to visit an organic medjool dates farm 🙂 You all know how much I love dates and it has been a long-life dream of mine to sell Caroline´s Choice dates – the best of all medjool dates. 🙂 I have been eaten thousands of medjool dates in the last couple of years and know by now which ones are the absolute best ones. 🙂 I wish you could have tasted the fresh dates today. It was a total dream come true and felt like eating pure caramel!! To me there is no better sweet alternative than dates – they are high in fibre, high in magnesium, high in Vitamin B6, high in protein and have zero fat. 🙂 That´s why I want to bring you the very best medjool dates, so you fall in love with them and will experience the same amazing benefits I have from substituting regular sweets with dates. 🙂 

Fresh organic medjool dates straight from the palm tree! 🙂 These are called “super juicy” medjools, they literally melt on your tong and taste like pure caramel.

The Farm is located in the Jordan Valley, which is 300 meter below see level. The sol is extremely rich in minerals and they use absolutely no artificial sprays or chemicals. 🙂 If I ever sell dates to you, I promise you the best quality & taste you could probably find. 🙂

I think the whole process of farming dates is really fascinating and makes me appreciate them even more now. 🙂 I really had such an exciting day today and hope you like this little insight into the date growing business. 🙂

Here you can see the different stages of a date. From right to left its getting more and more ripe. The organic dates here in Israel are all handpicked at the perfect stage of ripeness which is the 3rd on from right. 🙂

Have a lovely weekend everyone! 🙂

xx Caroline

22 comments

Michaela September 15, 2017 Reply

These look so good I’m addicted to dates so i literally can’t wait to buy the best ones from you ❤️❤️

Kisses
Michaela

    Caroline Deisler September 15, 2017 Reply

    Aww thank you so much!! So happy to hear that you love them just as much:):)
    Sending you a big hug from Israel!
    xx Caroline

Jess Scar September 15, 2017 Reply

How wonderful! Looks like a wonderful adventure! I love dates as well. My kids and I eat them plain and add them to smoothies (pumpkin, carrots, dates, cinnamon, & coconut is a hit)! Thanks for sharing your eautiful photos. ╰(*´︶`*)╯♡

    Jess Scar September 15, 2017 Reply

    I meant, ‘beautiful’ photos! (๑˃̵ᴗ˂̵)

    Caroline Deisler September 23, 2017 Reply

    Hi Jess 🙂

    Thank you so much!! I had such an amazing time in Israel!! So glad to hear that you and your kids are loving dates as well! Cant wait for you to try mine! 🙂 Will def give your smoothie recommendation a try:-)!

    Have a lovely weekend!
    xx Caroline

Christine September 16, 2017 Reply

I love dates too! Great affiliation

    Caroline Deisler September 23, 2017 Reply

    Thank you so much!! 🙂 Can´t wait for you to try mine!:):)
    xx Caroline

Revaya tzur September 16, 2017 Reply

Love this blog so much and I’m so glad to see you are having such a great time here in Israel!
You’re really inspired me and because of you I eat so many madjool dates in a day because they’re so juicy sweet and delicious! Thank you for that 🙂

x Revaya

    Caroline Deisler September 23, 2017 Reply

    Awww Hey Revaya!! I had such an amazing time in Israel!! I will def come back and maybe do a meet up next time!!:)
    Glad to hear that you are loving medjool dates as well!! Cant wait for you to try mine!

    Have a lovely weekend!
    xx Caroline

Lucie September 16, 2017 Reply

Those pictures are amazing! It’s so cool to learn a little more about dates, I love love love them but don’t know much about them so it’s really nice to read about it!
Lucie, xx

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    Caroline Deisler September 23, 2017 Reply

    Hi Lucie 🙂
    Thank you so much!!
    really lovely to hear that!!
    xx Caroline

Penelope September 17, 2017 Reply

Hi Caroline! I love dates and buy them always in 5kg packages where I live since they are very expensive so the price can go down. When will you sell them? When I finsh my 5 kg I will buy your dates! Love from Portugal

    Caroline Deisler September 23, 2017 Reply

    Hi Penelope:):)
    so happy to hear that you are also a big fan of dates!:=)
    We are currently in the process of discussing all shipping details. Once that’s done it shouldn’t take too long:):) I will keep you posted on my Instagram! 🙂
    Have a lovely weekend!
    xx Caroline

alina September 20, 2017 Reply

Hey wann können wir sie kaufen? <3 Ich bin so gespannt! Unglaublich klasse 🙂 Liebste süße grüße, Alina

    Caroline Deisler September 23, 2017 Reply

    Hi Alina 🙂
    Dankeschön!! Das freut mich total zu hören!! :):) Wir sind gerade dabei alle Shipping details zu lösen und ich hoffe es klappt bis Mitte November damit wir alle auch eine schöne große box Datteln zu Weihnachten verschenken können! :-))
    Ganz Liebe Grüße Caroline

Zohar September 20, 2017 Reply

Hi Caroline! I was the guy sitting behind you on the BA flight asking you about the dates… hahaha what a coincidence… Im sure you miss the Tel aviv weather by now… Can you please tell me which farm you went to? as I would like to visit there too next time I go to Israel with my girl, as we are both Medjool addicts. My girl once went on a date with an Israeli, and ended up falling in love with Israeli dates! 😉

    Caroline Deisler September 23, 2017 Reply

    Hi Zohar,

    funny I can´t remember telling you my name or my blog´s name. I was invited to visit the farm as we are doing business together and it´s not open for anyone to visit. However, you will soon be able to order the dates from that farm on my blog! 🙂

    xx Caroline

Franca September 25, 2017 Reply

another really beautiful blogpost!! i just booked myself a trip to israel and cant wait to try all your recommendations 🙂 all the love, Franca

Sharon January 3, 2018 Reply

Hey! First of all I LOVE your blog! I’m a vegetarian but trying to become a vegan! And finding vegan recipes in your blog it’s just awesome!! I came across with this post and I’m so happy you visited Israel!! I’m from Israel and I absolutely love this country and the dates 😉 !
Thanks for sharing !

Sharon

    Caroline Deisler January 11, 2018 Reply

    Hi sharon:):)
    Awww thats so mice to hear!! Israel was one of the most amazing countries I ever visited!! Have you been to Bana in Tel Aviv?
    Such a great restaurant!
    Have a lovely evening and thanks for your kind comment!
    xx Caroline

Bianca January 10, 2018 Reply

Hallo liebe Caroline!
I <3 your Blog!!!
Auf irgendeinem deiner Fotos habe ich mal gesehen, dass du mit einer Leica fotografierst. Welches Modell hast du? Ich brauche nämlich einen Apparat, welcher sich gut zum Reisen eignet. Machst du alle Fotos hier auf dem Blog mit deiner Leica-Cam?
Würde mich soooo über eine Antwort von dir freuen.
🙂

    Caroline Deisler January 11, 2018 Reply

    Hi Bianca,

    ich habe eine Fuji x T 10 und Sony camera 7 a r ii

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