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Fruit shipping will resume in mid-November
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Orange Refrigerator Balls
1 package (8 oz) pitted dates
3/4 cup granola
1 package (11 oz) dried apricots
1 Mixon orange, unpeeled, cut into chunks
1/2 to 3/4 cups chopped nuts*, toasted sesame seed or shredded coconut
In food processor or blender, using metal blade, chop dates and granola, remove. Chop apricots and orange. Add chopped dates and granola to orange mixture in processor bowl, process until well blended. Chill 2 hours or until easy to handle. Shape fruit mixture into 1 inch balls, roll in nuts, sesame seeds or coconut. Keep refrigerated.
Notes: *Nuts may be chopped in food processor. Using metal blade, process nuts with an on and off motion 2 to 4 seconds until coarsely chopped.