Dried apricots belong to the rose family and are botanically related to almonds, peaches, nectarines and other stone fruits. Dried apricots provide higher levels of most nutrients, than their fresh counterparts.
Dried apricots are excellent sources of dietary fibre. Rich in soluble fibre, to encourage their excretion in waste and aids to reduce high LDL and total cholesterol levels.
Rich in sodium, potassium to help regulate the balance of intracellular and extracellular water levels. Dietary potassium is also essential for maintaining healthy blood pressure; insufficient intake of potassium is associated with an increased risk of hypertension.
Dried apricots are also high in carotenoids and other potent antioxidant phytonutrients. Dried apricots’ beta-carotene content makes them especially rich in vitamin A. Vitamin A functions as an antioxidant and is essential for cell growth, immune system function and eye health.
Product of Turkey
Nutritional Information (per 100 g serve):
-Protein- 4.8 g
-Fat-Total- 0.7 g
-Carbohydrates-Total- 43.4 g
|Dimensions||10.0 × 6.0 × 19.0 cm|