Apricot Swoons from Mom Marcon's Kitchen

Apricot Swoons From Mom Marcon's Kitchen Recipe

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Lynnda Cloutier


This one is from my mom, the greatest cook I've ever known.


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    1 1/2 cups thick apricot preserves
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    1 cup ground almonds
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    1 t. almond extract
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    1/4 cup grated semisweet chocolate
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    1 pkg. frozen puff pastry sheets (17.25 oz)
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    1 egg, beaten lightly
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    chopped almonds

How to Make Apricot Swoons from Mom Marcon's Kitchen


  1. Mix apricot preserves, almonds, almond extract and chocolate. Thaw pastry
    sheets 20 minutes, then unfold. On sugar sprinkled board, roll out each
    sheet to 14" square. Cut off uneven edges and cut each sheet to 16 squares,
    3" each. Put about a teaspoon of mixture on each square and fold over into
    fingers or triangles. Press edges together with flour dipped fork tines to
    seal. Put about 1" apart on ungreased baking sheet and pierce with fork
    tines. Brush with egg and sprinkle with chopped almonds. Bake at 400 until puffed and golden, about 8 minutes. Makes about 32
    Source: My Mom and My Old Recipes

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