Middleastern dessert shop Bateel, whose lone U.S. outpost is in Birmingham, is reporting a boost in business following the receipt of a soughtafter distinction: Its sweets are officially among Oprah's favorite things.
The queen of holiday luxuries gave a nod to the company's $79 Green Wood date giftbox in the most recent edition of O magazine. Bateel is known for its dates, which can come dressed up in a variety ways, with nut centers or covered in chocolate.
The company's website describes the gift box as "far from ordinary."
When packed with assorted date varieties and premium fillings from Bateel, this gift box will display your impeccable taste for quality.
Dates are an integral part of Arabian culture and boast many health benefits. Bateel dates are cultivated using traditional farming techniques that retain natural flavour. Organically grown, these dates are full of essential vitamins and good for health.