Apricot Balls


Servings 24
Time Needed Prep
Ingredients 4
Difficulty Easy

Rating (click to rate)

3.4 based on 146 ratings.


  • 500 g Dried Apricots chopped finely
  • 395 g Condensed Milk
  • 1 cup Desiccated Coconut
  • 1/4 cup Extra Coconut For Rolling

Nutrition Information

Qty per
21g serve
Qty per
Energy 162cal 759cal
Protein 1.38g 6.45g
Fat (total) 2.91g 13.63g
 - saturated 2.33g 10.88g
Carbohydrate 11.8g 55.4g
 - sugars 11.5g 53.9g
Dietary Fibre 0.27g 1.26g
Sodium 30mg 138mg

Please Note - Nutritional information is provided as a guide only and may not be accurate.

These Apricot Balls are easy to make, delicious and a time honoured Christmas Tradition in my family. But they taste just as good any time of the year. lol

You all know how much we love our balls recipes, right? We even have an entire section dedicated for our balls recipes so you should check them out!

This one is a lot less naughty and you can enjoy eating with less guilt. They make fabulous lunch box fillers or after school snacks. The kids love it! Whip some up and let us know what you think. I’m sure you’ll love it as well.


Apricot Balls | Stay At Home Mum


Apricot Balls | Stay at Home Mum


  1. In a bowl combine all the ingredients.

  2. Using a teaspoon full of mixture, roll a tight ball and then roll in the extra coconut.

  3. Place on a plate and refrigerate the apricot balls for a couple of hours.

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Recipe Hints and Tips:

  • Apricot Balls are suitable to freeze for up to four weeks.
  • Layer between baking paper sheets and freeze in an airtight container.
  • Store in the refrigerator.
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