Muslims throughout the world with break Ramadan's required fasts just as the Prophet Muhammad did nearly 1,400 years ago; with dates. Chocolate covered dates are enjoyed with tea and given as gifts throughout the year. Divine staff member Lucie dressed up dates in some of her favorite toppings and chocolate in the recipe below. Whether or not you are celebrating Ramadan, this easy recipe is a great Divine treat.
Dipped Dates 3 Ways
The population of Ghana is about 20% Muslim. Kuapa Kokoo, a network of over 60,000 cocoa farmers, has members of a variety of backgrounds and religions. They all work together to support each other and their societies. Watch our short video below to learn about the fair trade cocoa farming community Bayerebon; a longstanding member of Kuapa Kokoo with a 60% Muslim population. This society is a great example of how members of Kuapa Kokoo interrelate irrespective of their religious perspective.