Apricot Recipes

The earliest stone fruit, ripe apricots are a sure sign of spring. Celebrate by making recipes with apricots, including canned apricot recipes and savory apricot recipes.

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      A Guide to the Most Popular Types of Stone Fruit

      What's the difference between the different types of stone fruit, like peaches and nectarines? As it turns out, the differences are skin-deep.

      30 Apricot Desserts to Enjoy this Spring

      Apricots—darling little stone fruits with fuzzy skin—make for delicious desserts. Here’s a sweet sampling perfect for spring.


      Apricot Ice Cream Soda

      This ginger ale float recipe came from my husband’s aunt, who was born in the early 1900s. It's a delightful...


      Mince Pies

      Most people use canned mincemeat, but this is the old-fashioned way to make a mince pie. It is a sweet...


      Apricots with Herbed Goat Cheese

      1 review

      After ending up with bunches of apricots one summer, I created this quick and simple dish. My friends were blown...

      Apricot Fluff

      15 reviews

      When we were young mothers, I asked my best friend if she had a recipe for an easy ambrosia salad...


      42 Apricot Recipes That Show Off This Fuzzy Little Fruit

      Celebrate the tart sweetness of this delightful fruit in apricot recipes that shine from appetizers to dessert.

      Mixed Fruit Cobbler

      The corn bread topping gives this old-fashioned fruit cobbler a brand-new taste. You can use most any combination of fruits...


      Creamy Apricot Pie

      I keep this wonderful dessert recipe close at hand. It's easy to prepare, and it's so cool and satisfying on...


      Warm Apricot Chicken Salad

      This colorful salad is topped with marinated sauteed chicken. It's hearty, refreshing and nutritious. Even our kids like the sweet...


      Slow Cooker Fruit Compote

      I use canned goods and my slow cooker to whip up an old-fashioned treat that’s loaded with sweet fruits. It...

      Apricot Pineapple Jam

      3 reviews

      Dried apricots, crushed pineapple and grapefruit juice create a memorable jam. The juice is what makes the jam taste so...


      Habanero Apricot Jam

      5 reviews

      This zippy and versatile jam was a blue-ribbon winner at our county fair. I mix it with applesauce as a...


      Fresh Apricot Pie

      2 reviews

      "This is a nice change of pace from the more traditional fruit and berry pies," says Ruth Peterson of Jenison,...


      Raggedy Ann and Andy Salads

      When "faced" with a boring salad, my granddaughter suggests making these fruity salads instead. She likes making them as much...


      Peach Scones

      2 reviews

      In Fort Wayne, Indiana, Molly Mochamer invites variety to breakfast by baking a batch of light fluffy scones. "Bits of...

      Apricot Coffee Cake with Coconut Topping

      Several years ago, I found my niche writing coffee cake recipes to enter into the New York State Fair. I...


      Apricot Upside-Down Cake

      4 reviews

      My Aunt Anne, who is a great cook, gave me a taste of this golden upside-down cake and I couldn't...


      Caramel Apricot Grunt

      Meet the Cook: The "guinea pig" for my cooking is my husband. But this recipe is one we enjoyed at...


      Easy Apricot Cobbler

      Even folks who watch their diets deserve to splurge on dessert. This fruity cobbler featuring apricots is simply delicious.—Mrs. Curtis...


      Ham with Apricots

      1 review

      "A very good friend made this special main dish when I visited for dinner," writes Nancy King of Greenfield, Indiana....


      Fruit-Filled Kolaches

      1 review

      "In our Czech community, these tender pastries are served at weddings and family dinners," shares Mary Pecinovsky of Calmar, Iowa....


      Frosty’s Fruit Slush

      With its peachy color, this beverage looks as great as it tastes. A tiny candy cane makes the perfect garnish.—Renae...


      Apricot Squash Soup

      1 review

      "This unusual golden soup combines two of our favorite foods--nutritious butternut squash and apricots," notes Jean Hennessey Klein of New...

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      Fruited Sweet Potatoes

      In Cape May Court House, New Jersey, Nancy Zimmerman dresses up convenient canned sweet potatoes and apricot halves with brown...


      Apricot Peach Cobbler

      2 reviews

      Whenever I'm baking with apricots, I recall picking them fresh from my aunt's tree more than 25 years ago. They...


      Honey Fruit Dessert

      Fresh fruit gets even more flavor when it's baked and drizzled with honey. It makes a fantastic dessert.—Deborah Bitz, Medicine...


      Apricot Angel Dessert

      In Vulcan, Michigan, Beverly King tops cubes of fluffy angel food cake with canned apricot halves and a yummy sauce....


      Apricot Hazelnut Torte

      Husband Gerry and I, married 36 years, love it when our children and grandchildren visit. One cake that gets "oohs"...


      Apricot Sundaes

      Apricots make a lovely, lightly sweet topping that's spooned over frozen yogurt in this fruity and refreshing dessert. —Taste of...