Dried fruits and nuts are common snacking items these days because of a lot of health benefits. Almonds are rich in B vitamins riboflavin and niacin, vitamin E, and other essential minerals like calcium, iron, magnesium, manganese, phosphorus, and zinc.
Cashew nuts are rich in dietary fiber, vitamins, minerals and numerous health-promoting phyto-chemicals that help protect from diseases and cancers.
Pistachios are a rich source of protein, dietary fiber, several dietary minerals and the B vitamins, thiamin and especially vitamin B6.
Apricots are an excellent source of several important nutrients, including fiber, potassium and antioxidant carotenoids.
Today I will share an easy recipe . This way the kids will also be tempted to eat the sweet.This is my contribution for our 46th #Foodiemonday #Bloghop theme of #Dryfruits
Recipe for Dry Fruits Stuffed Apricots:
1Cup =250 ML
1.5 Cups Almonds coarsely ground
2Tbsp Cashews coarsely ground
2 Tbsp Pistachios coarsely ground
20 Dates finely chopped
1/2 Tsp Cardamom powder
1 Cup Milk Powder
15 Dried Apricots
75 Gms Clarified butter /Ghee
Slit the Apricots and keep it aside.
Heat a heavy bottom pan. Add ghee. Add the milk powder and roast on medium flame. Add the chopped dates and mix well. Keep it on medium flame for 5 mins. Add the coarsely ground almond , cashews and pistachios. Mix all the ingredients well. Stuff the apricots with this mixture and serve.
Enjoy this sweet with out any artificial sugars!!!
12 thoughts on “Dry Fruits Stuffed Apricots (Sweet)”
Beautiful idea to stuff the apricots with dry fruits
Thank you Alka.
Healthy share Preethi and indeed kids will love these apricot sweets for sure!
a lovely preparation, to satisfy any sweet tooth.
Thank you so much .
beautiful and healthy share…yummmmm
Thank you Nisa.
Such a different and healthy share Preethi.
Thank you Saswati.