Apricot Spread

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 30 min.


1/2 cup

Updated: Oct. 15, 2022
Michele Benson of Wheeling, West Virginia, combines sweet apricot and savory onion flavors to create this appealing spread for crackers.


  • 3 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 2 tablespoons apricot preserves
  • 2-1/2 teaspoons minced chives
  • Dash onion powder
  • Assorted crackers


  1. In a small bowl, beat the cream cheese, preserves, chives and onion powder until smooth. Transfer to a serving bowl. Cover and refrigerate for 25 minutes or until chilled. Serve with crackers.

Nutrition Facts

2 tablespoons: 65 calories, 5g fat (3g saturated fat), 15mg cholesterol, 90mg sodium, 4g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 0 fiber), 2g protein.