Spiced Apricots

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Jan. 03, 2012


Corn starch 1 Tablespoon
Sugar 3 Tablespoon
Apricot 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Cinnamon 1/8 Teaspoon
Ground cloves 1/8 Teaspoon
Fresh apricots 8 , peeled, halved and pitted



1) Combine sugar and cornstarch in a casserole (2-quart).

2) Add apricot nectar and the spices and stir in well.

3) Microwave the contents for about 2 1/2 to 4 minutes, till they thicken (stir a couple of times during this process).

4) Add apricots and stir in well.


5) Microwave again for about 2 to 4 minutes, till the apricots turn tender (stir the contents during this process).


6) The spiced apricots can be served hot or cold.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Very Easy
Cook Time: 8 Minutes
Ready In: 8 Minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 501Calories from Fat 19

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 2 g3.1%

Saturated Fat %

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 8 mg0.33%

Total Carbohydrates 122 g40.7%

Dietary Fiber 11 g44%

Sugars 96 g

Protein 8 g16%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet