Apricot Aspic

Total Time

Prep: 15 min. + chilling


10 servings

Updated: Oct. 13, 2022
A family who usually passes up molded salads will hunt for this fruity apricot aspic recipe at our covered dish buffet. Not only is this aspic delicious, it adds color to any meal.


  • 2 cans (16 ounces each) apricot halves
  • Pinch salt
  • 2 packages (3 ounces each) orange gelatin
  • 1 can (6 ounces) frozen orange juice concentrate, thawed
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 cup lemon-lime soda


  1. Drain apricots, reserving 1-1/2 cups juice; set apricots aside. In a small saucepan over medium heat, bring apricot juice and salt to a boil. Remove from the heat; add gelatin and stir until dissolved.
  2. In a blender, process apricots, orange juice concentrate and lemon juice until smooth. Add to gelatin mixture along with soda; mix well. Pour into a 6-cup mold that has been sprayed with cooking spray. Chill until firm.

Nutrition Facts

1 slice: 93 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 55mg sodium, 21g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 1g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1-1/2 fruit.