by AgroWeb on April 11, 2017

Combine Dates and Figs with Albanian Mountain Tea

This homemade fig and date syrup combines two delectable fruits with zippy orange zest and a touch of salt. After straining the syrup, save the compote to add to pancake batter, use it to top oatmeal, spread on toast, or even accompany ice cream. FIG AND DATE SYRUP Yield: About 1 cup / Active Time: 30 minutes INGREDIENTS 1 tablespoon dark sugar 6 dried figs, diced 6 dates, diced ⅔ ...

by AgroWeb on March 17, 2017

March Market - Fresh Product Offering and Pricing

Refering today’s data from Agro-Food Market of Tirana, fruits such as oranges and pomegranates, which are strongly desirable from the consumers these firsts days of spring, are imported from Greece with the prices of 70-90 ALL/kg for oranges and 260 ALL/kg for pomegranates. On the other hand, Albanian farmers supplies the market with domestic products such as tomatoes for 180 ALL/kg, ...

by AgroWeb on May 18, 2017

Dates and pistachios: coming to a milk bottle

Recently Albanian are used to taste almond milk or use coconut milk as the base of endless-supply of smoothies. Yet somehow in the midst of the small-batch nut milk revolution, the lovely pistachio nut—packed with potassium, magnesium, and vitamins E and K (not to mention a nice dose of protein)—got left behind. Until now, that is. The pistachio milks come in four flavors (from ...

by AgroWeb on January 17, 2017

Pomegranate and Dates for Life

Glorious, red pomegranates and their Middle Eastern sister, luscious toffee-like dates, are delicious, increasingly trendy, and healthy to boot. As it turns out, when consumed together they are a winning combination in the war against heart disease. Just half a glass of pomegranate juice a day with a handful of dates can do the trick! A team of researchers at the Technion-Israel Institute of ...

by AgroWeb on May 12, 2017

Arabic Dates - The Albanians Most Favourite Oriental Fruit

Dates were believed to possess profound healing properties, but only now is science catching up to confirm our distant ancestors knew exactly what they were talking about. They look more like sugar bombs than a healthy snack, however their extraordinary nutritional value is more than divine. A 2011 study confirmed several profits to pregnant women who ate dates. One of the results showed the ...

by AgroWeb on May 22, 2016

Dates - The Oriental Super Fruit

Dates were believed to possess profound healing properties, but only now is science catching up to confirm our distant ancestors knew exactly what they were talking about. They look more like sugar bombs than a healthy snack, however their extraordinary nutritional value is more than divine. A 2011 study confirmed several profits to pregnant women who ate dates. One of the results showed the ...