Herbs and Spices Perth Australia

Apricots Diced 1kg

Turkey is the main growing region for Apricots for the dried apricot market. They are sun dried and then machine diced.
Code: APRDICE1
Quantity: Good Supply
Availability: Always Available
$ 16.75
GST exempt
Product Documents

Usage

Mostly in baking and in muesli. Can be used in salads to add a sweet flavour.

Medicinal Powers?

Apricots have both amygdalin and a modified form named laetrile or Vitamin B17 which have been promoted as cancer cures.

They may protect the eyesight and help against inflammation

Fun Facts

Apricots originated in North East China and their cultivation has spread to many countries.

The apricot, prunus armeniaca, is a species of prunus, classified with plums. They are also a member of the rose family.

The 9th of January is the National Apricot Day in the United States of America but there the Apricots are harvested June thru to August.

"Qamar-al-din" is a popular drink consumed during Ramadan and is made from apricot nectar.

Country of Origin!

Culpepers' Apricots come from Turkey!