Kids love the sweet taste of freeze dried apricots so much they don’t realize they’re eating something healthy. One of the best nutritional benefits of dried apricots is that they are a great source of potassium. Apricots have one of the highest amounts of potassium of any dried fruits. For every 8 grams (about a quarter of a cup) of our freeze dried apricot dices, there is over 160mg of potassium. But you don’t have to tell the kids that! Read our dried apricot nutritional fact sheet for for more information.
Uses for Freeze Dried Apricot Powder
Freeze dried apricot powder can liven up your morning oatmeal as well as countless desserts. In baking and cooking, you can use naturally sweet apricot powder in place of artificial flavorings. Here are some of the many culinary uses of apricot powder:
Blend into cake icing, meringue, or whipped cream for fruity parfaits
Bake into apricot pastries, muffins, cakes, or cookies
Flavor apricot smoothies, ice cream, yoghurt, gelato, or sorbet
Rehydrate the powder into apricot sauce
Harmony House is Your Source for Premium Dried Apricots
Whether you are shopping for dried apricots for the health benefits or as a lightweight snack for your next backpacking trip, we’ve got you covered! We sell only premium freeze dried and dehydrated fruits and vegetables. Try a quart jar of our high quality apricot dices and see how long they last in your pantry. We sell our freeze dried apricots in bulk too—get the wholesale price when you order our 25 lbs. box.