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Apricot jam

  • Vegetarian Diet

    Diet based on cereals, pulses, nuts, seeds, vegetables, fruits and other animal foods such as honey and eggs. Excludes meat, fish, mollusks.

  • Vegan Diet

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  • Gluten Free Diet

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  • Dairy Free Diet

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  • Egg Free Diet

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  • Nuts Free Diet

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Apricot jam

Method

  • Cut the apricots in half and remove seeds.
  • In a pot, place the apricots, water, lemon zest and lemon juice. Place over medium heat until the mixture comes to a boil.
  • Lower heat, cover with the lid and simmer for 5-10 minutes until reduced.
  • When the apricots are soft, remove lid and add the sugar.
  • Cut the vanilla bean lengthwise and remove its seeds using a knife.
  • Add the seeds to pot with the vanilla bean and mix with a wooden spoon.
  • Simmer for 1 hour until the apricots are soft and the juices are reduced. Mix often until the apricots break up and you have a jam-like texture.
  • Remove pot from heat and allow the jam to cool. Serve the jam cold or spread it over bread slices with butter and sprinlke with thyme.

Tip

Keep in sterile jars in the refrigerator for at least 1 month.

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Nutritional
Chart

Nutrition information per 100 gr.

346
Calories (kcal)
17 %

Calories

Shows how much energy food releases to our bodies. Daily caloric intake depends mainly on the person’s weight, sex and physical activity level. An average individual needs about 2000 kcal / day.

0.0
Total Fat (g)
0 %

Fatty Acids

Are essential to give energy to the body while helping to maintain the body temperature. They are divided into saturated "bad" fats and unsaturated "good" fats.

0.0
Saturated Fat (g)
0 %

Saturated Fats

Known as "bad" fats are mainly found in animal foods. It is important to check and control on a daily basis the amount you consume.

83.0
Total Carbs (g)
32 %

Carbohydrates

The main source of energy for the body. Great sources are the bread, cereals and pasta. Use complex carbohydrates as they make you feel satiated while they have higher nutritional value.

81.0
Sugars (g)
90 %

Sugars

Try to consume sugars from raw foods and limit processed sugar. It is important to check the labels of the products you buy so you can calculate how much you consume daily.

1.8
Protein (g)
4 %

Protein

It is necessary for the muscle growth and helps the cells to function well. You can find it in meat, fish, dairy, eggs, pulses, nuts and seeds.

3.4
Fibre (g)
14 %

Fibers

They are mainly found in plant foods and they can help regulate a good bowel movement while maintaining a balanced weight. Aim for at least 25 grams of fiber daily.

0.02
Sodium (g)
0 %

Salt

A small amount of salt daily is necessary for the body. Be careful though not to overdo it and not to exceed 6 grams of salt daily

*Based on an adult’s daily reference intake of 2000 kcal.

*The nutritional chart and the symbols refer to the basic recipe and not to the serving suggestions.

*To calculate nutritional table data, we use software by Nutritics logo 917a1b6ba55874b5d139866e10c236ccff8cbaa226cb4c05ba54efca0b20cc63

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