Easy Apricot Betty

READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by Rick Young

An easy to make dessert that tastes great.

Top Review by bullwinkle

This dish reminded us of a German fruit dumpling we had only not as sweet. It is a nice quick dessert. Thanks Rick Young.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 (13 1/2 ounce) cans apricot halves, drained,reserve 1/3 cup juice
  • 13 cup sugar
  • 2 cups breadcrumbs, white,fresh,fine
  • 14 cup butter, melted
  • melted butter or oil


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Brush 8 inch pie dish with melted butter or oil.
  3. Place half of the fruit in the pie dish.
  4. Sprinkle half of the sugar and half of the bread crumbs over the apricots.
  5. Pour half of the melted butter and half of the apricot juice over the bread crumbs.
  6. Repeat with remaining fruit, sugar, crumbs, melted butter and apricot juice.
  7. Bake for 30 minutes.
  8. Best when served still warm.

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