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Welcome Back to Football Friday
and the Game Day Recipe~
Filled Dates a.k.a. Zombie Eyes
Zombie Eyes a.k.a. Filled Dates
Pitted dates are filled with cream cheese and
almond butter with a chocolate chip “eye”
Wonderfully, Frightfully, Delicious~
12 to 16
pitted dried dates
1 (8 oz) package
cream cheese, room temperature
almond butter, or more to taste
12 to 16 or 26 to 28
- Carefully slice a small opening into date. Do not cut all the way through date. Carefully open date. Set dates aside until ready to fill.
- Beat cream cheese until smooth. Add almond butter and cinnamon to cream cheese. Cream together cream cheese, almond butter and cinnamon until smooth.
- Spoon cream cheese mixture into dates.
- Top each filled date with one or two chocolate chip(s).