Apricots, the familiar yellow-orange fruits, have a versatile profile of uses. They can be enjoyed fresh, eaten when dried, or even made into a soothing topical skin and hair oil! Piping Rock is excited to offer:
Dried apricots, for when you're looking for a fresh burst of flavor
Apricot kernels, a popular snack to enjoy by the handful any time of day
Apricot kernel oil, which can be used in aromatherapy or as a massage and hair oil
What are Apricots?
Apricots are a familiar yellow-orange stone fruit that grow from trees of the same name. These historical fruits have been cultivated since ancient times and are believed to have been first collected in Armenia, hence its scientific name of Prunus armeniaca. They naturally contain the essential mineral potassium, among other nutrients, which is perhaps why these fruits have long been a staple in cuisines around the world.
Now you can enjoy these brightly colored dried fruits and kernels any time of day for the perfect healthy snack or in your favorite recipe, or soak your skin in luxurious moisture with Apricot Kernel Oil!
With a pleasantly sweet flavor that dances across your palate, Dried Apricots have long been a popular dried fruit choice for healthy snackers everywhere. Allow yourself to say “okay, just one more” with this delectable, wholesome snack option!
Looking for a crunchy snack that combines the perfect mild flavor with a touch of sweetness? Apricot kernels are for you! These sweet wild apricot kernels can be found within the hard outer shell of the apricot pit, and have long been a favorite amongst snack enthusiasts worldwide.