Serves: 18 (makes 18 slices)
Time to make: 10 mins, plus 1 hr chilling
Total cost: $7.56 / $0.42 per serve
1 1/4 cup dates
1 cup ground almonds
3/4 cup desiccated coconut
1/4 cup rolled oats
1 lemon, zest
4 tablespoons lemon juice
1/4 cup reduced-fat cream cheese
2 tablespoons lemon juice
hot water, enough to just blend
lemon zest, to decorate (optional)
Step 1Process dates then blend in other ingredients. Press into tin. Combine topping ingredients and spread on top. Decorate with lemon zest (if using).
Step 2Chill for 1 hour then serve.