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Apricots

Upgrade Your Taco Tuesday with These Fresh Fruit Salsas

Looking for a way to liven up your meals? Want something more than a condiment, but not quite a side dish? Salsa is the perfect solution, and fruit salsa is especially perfect for summer. So here's...
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July 2018 Dish of the Month: STONE FRUIT CAKES

herby
by herby 1 year ago

Welcome to July, 2018 Dish of the Month reporting thread! This month we will be baking stone fruit cakes. A stone fruit, also called a drupe, is a fruit with a large "stone" inside. The stone is so...

Gastro Obscura: The Quiet Rescue of America’s Forgotten Fruit

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

As we kick off stone fruit harvest season in Northern California, this morning I was fascinated to read about C. Todd Kennedy, one of the state’s premier fruit experts, collectors, and growers and ...

brown dried apricots - can I do anything with them?

AmyH
by AmyH 12 years ago

So I asked my husband to buy some dried apricots for my passover compote. Instead of bringing me the pretty orange packaged ones, he got some from the bins in the natural foods section of our groce...

Fresh Blenheim Apricots from Bertuccio's Market in Hollister

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

Final apricot purchase of the season was two boxes from Bertuccio's Market in Hollister. These were picked a bit less ripe than the others we canned. The Blenheims are certified organic and grown b...

syrian apricot paste

junglekitte
by junglekitte 13 years ago

i was wandering around my local supermarket and noticed a really large package of syrian apricot paste... it looks like a huge chunk of fruit leather from the outside. it really intrigues me. i'v...

Looking for Blenheim apricots?

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by cakebaker 10 years ago

If you are interested in Blenheim apricots there is an organic grower in Hollister that still has them for a few days at least. They grow spectacular apricots and this year in particular. There m...

How much can I reduce the sugar in this cake recipe?

ninrn
by ninrn 3 years ago

Hi Genius CH Bakers: I want to make this recipe: https://therufffarm.wordpress.com/2013/11/23/a-family-tradition-apricot-jam-cake/ The recipe calls for 2 cups of sugar, but since it also incl...

Firebaugh (I-5): The Apricot Tree - The apricot shake still remains the only great thing here ... but it is FABULOUS

rworange
by rworange 9 years ago

I haven't been to the Apricot Tree for at least six years and not a thing has changed from this visit. The four starts are for the shake only. I-5 - The best fresh apricot shake http://chowho...

Dried apricot allergy?

IndyGirl
by IndyGirl 5 years ago

My SO has a noticeable reaction to dried apricots. Not fresh ones, and not other dried fruit (which makes me think it's not the sulfur dioxide). He just had some the other day and right away his fa...

Overrun w (ripe) apricots

Sarah
by Sarah 12 years ago

How to retard further ripening until we can eat them. Or make smoothies? Not jam-making-capable and not crazy about cooked fruit pies... but don't want to waste them!

Fresh Blenheim Apricots from Wind Swept Farms in Hollister

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

Last Saturday my friend spotted the farmstand for Wind Swept Farms when she was passing through Hollister. She bought a flat of fresh Blenheim apricots. This grower has devoted its crop strictly to...

Fresh California Blenheim Apricots, Hollister Apricot King

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 years ago

A friend just sent me a text that she picked up a 20-pound case for $60 of fresh Blenheim apricots from Apricot King tonight at the farmers market. She makes great jam from them. Here's more abo...

Any spottings of blenheim apricots in East Bay or San Francisco yet?

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by dordogne 4 years ago

Information about other good varieties/sources for this season also welcome. I've thus far had poppies from the farmers market, decidedly meh. Several varieties of pluots at the Berkeley Bowl, sw...

Apricot recipes please!

EllenCooks
by EllenCooks 4 years ago

Please share your favorite apricot recipes. The tree is loaded. I'm sharing with the neighbors but still have lots.

ISO organic dried apricots in bulk

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by lilaki 4 years ago

hi CHers, i used to be able to buy organic dried apricots @ bulk barn. i spoke with the manager at my local store today and she told me that the product is no longer available. any ideas whe...

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