Dates: $2.69 for a pack of 30; 10 dates cost 90 cents.
Almonds: 3 lb. bag costs $14.99; one cup costs $2.50
Raisins: 12 oz. bag costs $2.89; 1/4 cup costs 48 cents.
Total cost of ingredients for six bars: $3.88
Cost of each bar: 65 cents
Store any bars you don't immediately eat (or share with friends) in an airtight container in your cupboard. You can also wrap the bars individually in plastic wrap to pack in your purse or gym bag. If you're not planning on polishing off the bars within a week, store them in the fridge.
This will no doubt become one of your favorite treats. Here's a printable version of this fruit and nut bar recipe to keep or pass along to friends.