Herbs and Spices Perth Australia

Apricots 3kg

Fresh Apricots that have been halved and left to dry in the sun. They don't go brown as they are protected with sulphur dioxide.
Available in a 3 kg bag.
Code: APR3
Quantity: Good Supply
Availability: Always Available
$ 33.30
GST exempt

Usage

Used as a snack, used in baking, confectionery making and apricot chicken. Can also be added to vegetables stews.

Medicinal Powers?

Apricots are sometimes used to relieve constipation or induce diarrhea due to the fiber they contain.

Apricot are good source of iron.

Fun Facts

Apricots were once considered an aphrodisiac, and were used in that context by William Shakespeare in "A midsummer nights dream".

An apricot is actually a type of plum! An apricot tree will bear fruit for 20 to 25 years.

In Latin, "apricot" means "precious".

Apparently, astronauts ate dried apricot on the Apollo missions.

Country of Origin!

Culpepers' Apricots come from Turkey!