Mabroom dates are a type of soft dry date variety (similar to Ajwa dates) that are grown mainly in Saudi Arabia in the Western Peninsula.
The mabroom has a dark maroon color, with an elongated shape. Mildly sweet and chewy flesh.
Mabroom dates have a long slender body.
They have skin that is almost translucent and dark brown in color.
The flesh has supple wrinkles.
The mabroom date is not very sweet but has a characteristic taste and chewy flesh. When dried, it has a unique texture that is both soft and firm, with a fibrous taste.
They are similar to Khudri dates, but are longer and smaller in size. They have a light color and look wrinkled in appearance but they do not flake.