Packed in 8 ounces, sun-dried organic soft jumbo Turkish apricot halves, rich in iron, vitamin A, and especially potassium - in fact many with potassium deficiencies see their blood counts leap up after adding dried apricots, dates, peaches, figs, prunes and raisins to their diets Turkish Apricots are picked at peak ripeness giving them a delicious and naturally sweet taste.
Dried apricots are packed full of essential vitamins and minerals, fiber, and iron. They're a wholesome treat when eaten alone and can also be used as a wonderful addition to salads and other dishes. Nutrients in apricots can help protect the heart and eyes, as well as provide the disease-fighting effects of fiber. The high beta-carotene and lycopene activity of apricots makes them important heart health foods. Both beta-carotene and lycopene protect LDL cholesterol from oxidation, which may help prevent heart disease.