Dried Apricot Recipes

Dried fruit is a pantry staple, especially handy during winter months. Our top recipes with dried apricots are perfect for baking (think dried apricot muffins and cookies) and canning (dried apricot jam and more).

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      Roasted Pumpkin Salad with Orange Dressing

      Roasted pumpkin and dried fruits make this beautiful seasonal salad a natural match for holiday recipes. The dressing is a light, tasty mix of honey, olive oil and balsamic vinegar. Top it all off with crumbled goat cheese for that final tangy touch. —Sasha King, Westlake Village, California

      Fruit and Nut Bulgur Pilaf

      My mother made this nutritious side dish all the time when we were growing up. I enhanced the recipe with...


      Apricot Dessert Bruschetta

      3 reviews

      Years ago, my mother took a trip to Italy, and this recipe reminds her of the sun-kissed fruits from the...


      Pressure-Cooker Chickpea Tagine

      While traveling through Morocco, my wife and I fell in love with the complex flavors of the many tagines we...


      Moist Applesauce Fruitcake

      5 reviews

      The recipe for this flavorful cake has been handed down in my husbands' family for four generations.

      Almond-Apricot Chicken Salad

      6 reviews

      Here's a one-of-a-kind pasta salad that combines tender chicken, sweet apricots and crunchy vegetables. Plus, the lemony dressing can't be...


      Apricot Pineapple Braid

      Our family can't wait for Christmas morning, knowing this fruit-filled favorite will be on the table. I make several extras...

      Apricot Scones

      1 review

      Popular served with tea in Victorian days, scones are making a big comeback. Apricots and nuts are stirred into the...


      Cherry Pecan Coffee Cake

      1 review

      Take heart! This impressive heart-shaped coffee cake is not that tricky to make. The tender golden bread is filled with...


      Streusel Fruit Bread

      This recipe has been handed down through the years in my family. I scaled it down and the result is...


      Mini Fruitcakes

      1 review

      Fruitcake always looked so festive to me but I did not like the hard citron fruit so I came up...

      Apricot Pinwheels

      1 review

      I decorate my little spirals with vanilla icing, but they're yummy without it, too. Dried apricots and lots of spice...


      Duck Breasts with Apricot Chutney

      1 review

      When serving this entree as part of a buffet, try using chafing dish to keep it warm. —Taste of Home...


      Apricot-Filled Triangles

      4 reviews

      Traditionally called hamantaschen, these crisp, buttery triangle cookies truly do melt in your mouth. It's a good thing this classic...


      Cherry Apricot Tea Bread

      This recipe makes three loaves of delicious bread. My family enjoys one loaf right away, then I give one loaf...


      Candy Cane Coffee Cake

      4 reviews

      Dotted with dried apricots and maraschino cherries, this tender coffee cake has a festive flavor and look. I love to...

      Apricot Tea Rings

      1 review

      This coffee cake is a favorite of mine. It's attractive, delicious and cuts like a dream. Sometimes I use convenient...


      Apricot-Date Mini Loaves

      By using a prepared quick bread mix, it's easy to make a loaf of this apricot-date bread for yourself and...


      Fruit & Nut Harvest Stuffing

      If you're looking for a dish to win over family and friends, you can't go wrong with my fruit and...


      Golden Apricot Scones

      4 reviews

      Besides farming and raising cattle, our family has a home bakery that serves area restaurants and health food stores. We...


      Cranberry Apricot Scones

      2 reviews

      Dried apricots and cranberries and a bit of grated orange peel give these golden scones plenty of fruity flavor. They're...


      Acorn Squash with Apricot Sauce

      With its mild flavor, acorn squash is the perfect base for crunchy walnuts and sweet apricots. I like to double...


      Stewed Holiday Fruit

      1 review

      Dried apricots, prunes and fresh bananas are drizzled with a sweet cider and marmalade sauce in this fruity concoction from...


      Fruited Sausage Stuffing

      3 reviews

      This recipe is so good that my family often begs me to just make it alone for dinner. The sweet,...

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      Apple & Apricot Stuffing

      I found my stuffing recipe in a magazine years ago and made a few tweaks. I took out the pork...


      Chocolate-Apricot Coffee Cake

      My big sister shared this sensational coffee cake recipe with me. The unique combination of flavors in the center swirl...


      Apricot-Apple Cider

      2 reviews

      Dried apricots give this comforting cider a marvelous twist. Add cranberries, cinnamon, allspice and cloves for the perfect hot drink...


      Spiced Apricot Baked Oatmeal

      1 review

      Eat these spiced oatmeal squares while they're still warm for a cozy morning treat. I freeze mine in single servings...


      Apricot-Nut White Fudge

      We look forward to this luscious apricot fudge recipe every Christmas. It's easy to make, and it melts in your...


      Apricot Chip Cookies

      1 review

      Our state has an abundance of apricots and walnuts, and they are delicious in this cookie, which also includes chocolate...