1 package (8 ounces) pitted dates

1 package (6 ounces) dried apricots

1 ¾ cups sweetened shredded coconut – divided

1 cup chopped pecans

2 tablespoons firmly packed brown sugar

2 tablespoons orange juice

½ teaspoon grated orange zest


Place dates, apricots, 1 cup coconut, pecans, brown sugar, orange juice and orange zest in a food processor.

Process until fruit and nuts are finely chopped.

Shape mixture into two – 6 inch long rolls – roll in remaining ¾ cup coconut.

Wrap into plastic wrap and store in the refrigerator.

Cut rolls into ¼ inch slices.

2 rolls – about 20 slices each.


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