Dates, Other Dried Fruits, and Nuts

Souk dates and figsAfter that, you go will stop by the date vendor, who sells a variety of dried fruits and nuts: prunes, dates, dried apricots, figs, raisins, and nuts, all neatly stacked in a display of abundance. Since dates are a national specialty, the vendor has varying qualities of dates. Some look shinier and therefore more delicious than others, but you can’t always tell until you taste them.