What to do with leftover dried apricots

These sweet little morsels are perfect at naturally sweetening a variety of sweet and savoury dishes.

What to do with leftover dried apricots

Recipes containing dried apricots

How to use leftover dried apricots

  • Sweet stuffing. Mix chopped dried apricots with finely chopped garlic, fresh breadcrumbs, and chopped fresh rosemary and thyme leaves. Add a beaten egg to bind, season well, then use to stuff a pork loin. Roll up, tie with string and roast.
  • Fruity chicken. Stir dried apricots, wholegrain mustard and double cream into chicken stock, then add to the pan to braise chicken breasts or thighs.

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