APRICOT COCONUT CANDY

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Eddie Jordan

By
@EDWARDCARL

It's just about candy making time. I have a bunch of candy recipes.

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
Makes two dozen balls
Prep:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 8 oz
    dried apricots ( 1 cup )
  • 1 c
    shredded coconut
  • 3/4 c
    pistachio nuts
  • 1 tsp
    grated lemon peel
  • 1 tsp
    lemon juice
  • 1 Tbsp
    orange juice
  • 2 Tbsp
    powdered sugar
  • ·
    granulated sugar

How to Make APRICOT COCONUT CANDY

Step-by-Step

  1. Steam apricots in the top part of double boiler over water for 10 minutes.
  2. Put apricot, coconuts, nuts and peel through food grinder together twice, using a fine blade.
  3. Add juices and powdered sugar, stir well. Shape into small balls, and roll in granulated sugar.
  4. Let dry several hours before using or storing in a airtight container.
  5. Makes about 2 dozen bolls.
  6. If desired, these may be dipped in chocolate coating. Let dry on waxed paper until chocolate is cold and firm.

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About APRICOT COCONUT CANDY

Course/Dish: Candies
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Dairy Free Soy Free



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