We have proudly offered Black Sphinx Dates for the past 60 years. In fact, our business was founded and named after this local delicacy after its discovery in the 1920s. Packaged in 12 oz aerated containers with moisture control. Refrigerate upon arrival.
Black Sphinx Dates are still harvested from trees in the original Arcadia ranch and young Black Sphinx crops have now become available from other Arizona growers. This hybrid date spontaneously appeared during the 1920's in the early date farming days of Phoenix. Checkout our History to learn about their discovery! Smaller, sweeter, with a thinner skin than Medjool Dates, Black Sphinx Dates are the only date variety native to Arizona.Learn More$10.00
The large size, flavor, texture and richness of this unique variety is unmatched. Certified Organic and Heirloom, packed in 1 lb container. Store in refrigerator or freeze for longer term storage. A soft date, Maktoom Dates are an heirloom variety brought to the valley from the middle east in about 1910. The now rare Maktoom Dates are considered one of the best soft date varieties from the Baghdad region. Similar to Medjool Dates in size and flavor, Maktoom Dates are softer and best eaten when freshly harvested. Learn More$12.00