Medjool dates are a type of large, soft, and sweet date variety. Medjool dates are often referred to as the "king of dates" due to their larger size and exceptional taste. They are commonly enjoyed as a snack on their own or used in various sweet and savory recipes. Medjool dates can be used as a natural sweetener in desserts like cakes, cookies, and energy balls. They can also be stuffed with ingredients like nuts or cheese for an appetizer or enjoyed in salads, grain bowls, and tagines for a touch of sweetness.