(EA-12 / EA-80)
California Dried Apricots are sweet, tarty and tasty. This is a classic favorite and the most popular choice of all the dried fruit of our selection. A fruit enriched with Vitamin A and low in Saturated Fat and Cholesterol, makes for a great snack on its own or combined with other dried fruits to create a medley of your own. Dried Apricots are treated with sulfur dioxide as a preservative.
Available in a 12 oz. Bag
Available in a 5 lb. Bulk Box
Our dried apricots provide the perfect balance between sweet and tart, for snacks you can enjoy all year round. These organic delights are a classic favorite, loved by many for their incredible flavor and quality. Whether you're snacking on them straight out of the bag or using them as a delicious ingredient in your favorite recipes, Circle K Ranch's dried apricots are sure to satisfy your cravings. Or make someone in your life’s day extra special by gifting them these delicious treats!
Dried apricots are a versatile ingredient that can enrich a variety of dishes. Their sweet and tangy flavor pairs beautifully with savory foods like chicken, pork, and lamb, adding a delightful fruity note to these dishes. In salads, they offer a bright punch of flavor that contrasts well with leafy greens and robust cheese. Dried apricots are also a star player in baked goods - think apricot scones, muffins, or the classic apricot pie. They're a spectacular addition to your morning granola or yogurt, contributing natural sweetness and a chewy texture. Truly, the culinary possibilities with dried apricots are endless!
Dried apricots are a nutritional powerhouse, packed with numerous health benefits. One serving delivers a burst of important vitamins and minerals, including potassium, vitamin C, and iron. These tiny gems are an excellent source of dietary fiber, promoting a healthy digestive system and helping to maintain stable blood sugar levels. The ample amounts of potassium in dried apricots contribute to cardiovascular health, while the iron content aids in the production of red blood cells. So, incorporating dried apricots into your diet is a tasty and effective way to support overall health.
Storing dried apricots properly is crucial to retain their mouth-watering flavor and extraordinary health benefits. It's best to keep them in an airtight container or a sealed plastic bag in a cool, dry place. If you're looking to extend their shelf life even further, consider storing them in the refrigerator. The cold temperature slows down the degradation process, keeping your dried apricots fresh and delicious for up to a year! With these storage tips, you can enjoy the sweet, tart goodness of our dried apricots at any time!