If you are thinking about buying a date for an occasion or special occasion then you may be tempted to buy a date that is being sold in the fruit or produce sections of your supermarket or grocery store. The problem is, that buying a date that is not organic may just be more expensive than buying one that is organically grown. So, what is the best way to find the best deals on dates?
I’m going to suggest that you first try to visit your local supermarket to see what they have in their produce section. Sometimes you will be surprised at what you can find in the produce section.
If you don’t know where your local fruit and vegetable store are then asked them for the nearest location. Some supermarkets will even let you buy a date from their produce department and bring it home with you if you wish.
Of course there are also fruit and vegetable wholesalers who will take your order for dates and deliver them straight to your door. They will usually do all the hard work for you by preparing the date fresh in the date packaging so that you can enjoy delicious dates whenever you like.
The next step you can take is to visit a few different fruit stores. You could do this at your local supermarket or you could visit your local fruit and vegetable stores such as the local farmers’ market. If you visit a local farm’s market then you can really get a better idea of what dates are available locally as there are a much larger range of fresh fruits and vegetables displayed at these markets.
Fruit and veg wholesalers also sell other fruits and vegetables such as apricots, nectarines and pears. They will often sell seasonal produce as well so you can get as much fresh fruit and vegetables as you want. You could also find dates in these stores, but the majority of fruit and vegetable wholesalers will only sell fresh fruits and vegetables.
Fruit and veg wholesalers are great because they allow you to shop around. You can buy dates from anywhere in the world, but it’s still important to look out for organic dates in places that won’t harm the environment. There are some countries such as Malaysia, Thailand and India where dates are grown organically without harming the environment.
There are other types of dates that you could buy and they include burial dates, kurroz dates and parole dates. If you are interested in buying dates that come in different flavors such as citrus or mint then you may also find them in your local fruit store as they are sold under this category.