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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Apricot Fluff

16 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

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...


Spiced Apple-Apricot Chutney

1 review

Your home will be infused with a fabulous aroma while you're making this nicely spiced fruit chutney. Serve it on...


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...


Slow-Cooker Spiced Fruit

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

Cranberry-Apricot Pork Roast with Potatoes

—Patricia Trench, Panama City, Florida


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...

Summertime Orzo Salad

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


Kielbasa Fruit Kabobs

This quick and easy dish features sweet and savory flavors in one main meal. The fruits can be changed depending...


Citrus-Glazed Fruit Kabobs

What could be sweeter, simpler and more perfect for alfresco dining than grilled fresh seasonal fruit? —Agnes Ward, Stratford, Ontario...


Chipotle Apricot Chicken

5 reviews

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

Bruce’s Hot Barbecue Sauce

5 reviews

The heat is on when you brush on Bruce Fisher's tongue-tingling sauce! You'll also detect a hint of fruity sweetness,...


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,...


Easy Apricot Pork Chops

Canned apricots nicely complement the tender pork in this wonderful entree sent by Ron Gardner from Grand Haven, Michigan.


Apricot Beef Broccoli Stir-Fry

5 reviews

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


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...

Ham and Apricot Crepes

1 review

A sweet apricot sauce nicely complements these savory ham crepes.


Apricot Squash Soup

2 reviews

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


Spiced Fruit Compote

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


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....


Cranberry Compote

10 reviews

This best-of-the-season dish adds to the beauty and bounty of any holiday spread. Whether served warm or cold, it's a...


Spiced Apricots

"I've been cooking for big gatherings for years...and now that I'm widowed, it's hard to cook for just one or...


Grilled Fruit Kabobs

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


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...

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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....


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...


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


Buttermilk Waffles

7 reviews

The recipe for these traditional waffles may seem plain, but the waffles are anything but! Everyone loves their extra-light texture...


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