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Apricot Fluff

15 reviews

When we were young mothers, I asked my best friend if she had a recipe for an easy ambrosia salad that I could take to a cookout later that evening. She shared this recipe with me and it's become a must-have at every barbecue I attend. It's sublime with peaches and peach gelatin, too. —Melissa Meinke, Fawn Grove, Pennsylvania

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...


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,...


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...

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 Salad with Apricot Dressing

9 reviews

When I serve this lovely refreshing salad for picnics and holidays, the bowl empties fast. —Carol Lambert, El Dorado, Arkansas

Spiced Fruit Compote

Cinnamon, cloves and ginger spice up convenient canned fruit in this warm medley that's ideal for a cool morning. The...


Old-Fashioned Fruit Compote

1 review

A perfect partner for your Christmas goose, this warm and fruity side dish can simmer while you prepare the rest...


Apricot Wassail

1 review

Apricots lend golden color and goodness to this fruity beverage from Ruth Seitz of Columbus Junction, Iowa.


Fruit-Filled Quesadillas

Dessert doesn't get much easier than this stovetop treat that's loaded with fresh apricots and berries. Served with a scoop...

Chipotle Apricot Chicken

4 reviews

From Eagle, Idaho, Trisha Kruse writes, “Although chipotle peppers may be unfamiliar to some home cooks, they're worth exploring! Their...


Cranberry-Apricot Pork Roast with Potatoes

—Patricia Trench, Panama City, Florida


Curried Apricot Pork Chops

3 reviews

A fresh fruit glaze that’s both sweet and savory turns these tender pork chops into a dish pretty enough to...


Apricot Amaretto Jam

2 reviews

This thick, chunky apricot jam was my grandma's recipe; it's lovely to make something for my family and friends that...


Apricot Beef Broccoli Stir-Fry

4 reviews

Apricot slices give a burst of fruit flavor to Apricot Beef Stir-Fry. This is a delicious blend with broccoli, onion,...

Summertime Orzo Salad

This salad comes together quickly and combines the flavors of fruit with Asian ingredients. Many friends and family members have...


Desert Oasis Chicken

2 reviews

Boneless, skinless chicken breasts cook quickly and pair nicely with sweet and spicy ingredients like these. —Roxanne Chan, Albany, California


Easy Spiced Fruit Compote

My sister shared this recipe with me years ago. It's a must for my family at Christmas. —Elaine Nichols, Mesa,...


Pork with Tangy Mustard Sauce

Meet the Cook: About any side dish would accompany this entree well. In summer, we like to have our homegrown...


Grilled Fruit Kabobs

Instead of making a traditional fruit salad, why not try these quick and easy kabobs.—Mrs. Travis Baker, Litchfield, Illinois


Apricot Delight

2 reviews

"My mother sent me the original recipe for this delightful dessert 45 years ago, and I lightened it up," writes...


Hot Fruit Salad

5 reviews

This spicy fruit mixture is a breeze to make—just open the cans and empty them into the slow cooker. With...


Apricot Cobbler

Call it old-fashioned, comforting or mouthwatering—all those descriptions fit this down-home apricot cobbler. It bakes up golden brown and bubbly,...

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Slow-Cooker Spiced Fruit

My late aunt who lived in Hawaii gave me this cherished recipe. She would prepare a traditional tropical meal for...


Asian Pork Tenderloin Salad

1 review

A homemade marinade adds delicious flavor to the stir-fried pork in this main dish salad. The fast, fresh meal is...


Grilled Stone Fruit Salad

3 reviews

Summer is the time we enjoy grilling and adding fresh fruit to our menu, and this smoky-sweet salad is the...


Grilled Curry Pork Chops with Apricot Sauce

A little curry powder and a pinch of cilantro take this best-loved flavor combo—pork chops with apricot—in a whole new...


Sunny-Side-Up Dessert

My boys love this sweet take on eggs and toast. To make the "egg yolk," you can use all sorts...