These smaller cousins of the peach are available fresh in spring and summer, and available dried all year long.
ApricotsApricots: Nutrition. Selection. Storage
Produce for Better Health Foundation.
This page contains nutrition information for apricots and tips on how to select, store and prepare them. Also included are links to other relevant information including Top 10 Ways to Enjoy Apricots, that gives new and different ways to add this fruit to your diet.
Apricots Add Delicate Flavor, Texture and Color to Meals
University of Missouri Extension.
Web-based fact sheet about selecting, preparing and freezing apricots. Also includes information about apricot storage including packing and canning.
California Fresh Apricot Council.
Web site includes general information about apricots, recipes and media releases.
Apricots: Food $ense Guide to Eating Fresh Fruits & Vegetables (PDF | 88 KB)
Utah State University Cooperative Extension.
This broad overview of apricots includes information on availability, selection, storage, and preparation. Nutritional highlights and recipes that incorporate apricots are also included.