Bard Valley Natural Delights, Bard, Calif., is offering consumers Natural Delights Pitted Medjool Dates, billed as the first pitted Medjool date product, according to a news release.
This Natural Delights product will launch this fall in 12-ounce packages.
“By removing the pit, we’ve made Medjools the ideal snack for everyone — even young kids without parental supervision,” said David Anderson, head of marketing for the Bard Valley Medjool Date Growers Association in the release. “We think this will be a great benefit to busy, health-conscious families.”
The dates will sell for a suggested retail price of about $7, according to the release.
Anderson said in the release that the pitted dates will also be available with peanut butter dipping sauce.