Recipe: Date Squares

My folks recently gave me punnets of fresh dates. It came in handy when I wanted to make a snack for our 3 day Easter weekend hike. I opted for making this recipe I found on All Recipes. It is a quick recipe with things you will most likely already have in your cupboard. Made me think of a date crumble… yum!

DSC_3852

The date squares worked well as a hiking snack and the buttery goodness kept us going as we hiked 16 km through a rain cloud on the first day. When we got to the hut more hikers joined and one of their watches read the temperature as -1°C! We were not quite prepared for those temperatures but at least our sleeping bags were suited for cold temperature so we slept well. Here is a few photos from our hike in Boosmansbos, about 3 hours from Cape Town.

DSC_3880

DSC_3951

DSC_4028

You can spot the one hut in the last image, have a look in the bottom left corner. Beautiful views!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: