How to Grow Apricots?

Answer Having your own apricot tree (Prunus armeniaca) in the garden is a pure delight. Being able to go down and pick ripe, really fresh apricots is a sensation that no bought apricot can ever replicate.... Read More »

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How to Eat Apricots?

The Latin translation for apricot is "precious," which is a fitting title for this supple, soft fruit. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, apricots originated in China, alt... Read More »

How do I preserve apricots?

CannedCut apricots in half and remove the pits. Pack apricots into quart- or pint-size, hot canning jars. Fill to within 1/2 inch of the top. Make a light to medium syrup with sugar and water. Pour... Read More »

How to Ferment Apricots?

Like almost any fruit, apricots can be fermented to make liquor such as brandy and beer. Apricots look similar to nectarines and peaches, but have more of a yellow-orange or pink-orange coloring. T... Read More »

How to Select and Store Apricots?

Apricots (Prunus armeniaca) are a fine summer treat. They are stone fruit (drupes) that are smaller than peaches but softer than plums and they have a distinctly delicious flavour when ripe. Origin... Read More »