For over 60 years, Sphinx Date Co. has supplied premium top quality bulk dates and date gifts. Sugary) (Arabic: سكري) Dark brown skin sweet and soft flesh, from Saudi Arabia (Qassim), it is the most costly kind. 3) Nutritional Powerhouse: Dates include an superb supply of dietary fiber, potassium, magnesium, B-vitamins, and iron. Amir Hajj or Amer Hajj - from Iraq, these are soft with a thin skin