Apricot Canapes

Apricot Canapes

11 Reviews
From the EatingWell Kitchen

These sweet and savory bites are like a cheese course in a bite.

Ingredients 16 servings

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  • 16 dried apricots
  • 8 teaspoons crumbled blue cheese
  • 2 ounces chopped shelled pistachios
  • ½ teaspoon honey
  • Freshly ground pepper


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  1. Top each apricots with ½ teaspoon cheese. Sprinkle with pistachios and drizzle with honey; sprinkle with pepper.

Nutrition information

  • Serving size: 1 piece
  • Per serving: 64 calories; 4 g fat(1 g sat); 1 g fiber; 7 g carbohydrates; 2 g protein; 4 mcg folate; 1 mg cholesterol; 4 g sugars; 0 g added sugars; 347 IU vitamin A; 0 mg vitamin C; 19 mg calcium; 0 mg iron; 17 mg sodium; 167 mg potassium
  • Carbohydrate Servings: ½
  • Exchanges: ½ fruit, ½ fat

Reviews 11

March 16, 2012
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By: EatingWell User
I have made these for several parties. Omit the honey. Add a sprig of mint and people are amazed at the combination!
February 05, 2012
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By: EatingWell User
soooooooo bad worst resipie ever i would rather eat penut butter and im allergic Cons: nasty, ,
January 04, 2012
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By: EatingWell User
Not a party favorite I thought these sounded delicious, so I made them for my Christmas party. No one touched them! I encouraged people to try them and no one came back for more. Too bad bc I thought they sounded perfect! Pros: easy to make, inexpensive Cons: no one ate them
December 28, 2011
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By: EatingWell User
A different twish I have made these appetizers many times and have used goat cheese with chopped fresh basil instead of the blue cheese & nuts. Either way, they are easy to make & a nice different treat on the appetizer tray.
December 27, 2011
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By: EatingWell User
Try fresh apricots Yummy, fresh tasting appetizer, they were a huge hit at my last party. I have made them with both dried and fresh apricots and prefer fresh if they are in season and available.
November 23, 2011
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By: EatingWell User
Interesting but it works quite well Super easy to put together and looks gorgeous on a platter! Odd but yummy tasting combination of foods!
November 25, 2010
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By: EatingWell User
The BEST place to find these apricots is Trader Joe's. They also have great cheeses and nuts to choose from. If you love to entertain and don't have a Trader Joe's near you, my suggestion is...MOVE! PnkPnthr
November 23, 2010
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By: EatingWell User
for 64 calories, I want more than one dried appricot with a bit of topping on it.
June 30, 2010
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By: bhess26
These are great finger foods for a party. I just wish I could find apricots that are as pretty and orange as the ones in the picture! Brittany, Philadelphia, PA
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