No Bake Date Roll
A delicious no bake sweet dish with minimum ingredients and no added butter and sugar !!!
Makes : 1 roll of 12 cm
26 dates (pick very good quality)
3 Marie biscuits
1/3 cup / 80 g (Indian standard measuring cup of 80 ml / 3 oz capacity) corn flakes
Wax paper / butter paper
1 tablespoon powdered sugar or castor sugar (optional)
Wipe each date with a soft kitchen towel and remove seeds. Chop dates finely and make a fine paste in a small mixer bowl.
Make a fine powder of marie biscuits and corn flakes.
In a wide bowl, mix date paste and powdered corn flakes – marie biscuit mixture. Gently make a soft dough. No need to add sugar, butter , water … Roll into a log (cylindrical shape) of 10 – 12 cm. Wrap log with a wax paper / butter paper and tightly close both the ends and refrigerate for minimum 4 hours. Remove wax paper and slice into ¼ - inch discs. Sprinkle powdered sugar / caster over it (optional).