Apricots with Herbed Goat Cheese

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 20 min.


4 servings

Updated: Feb. 23, 2023
After ending up with bunches of apricots one summer, I created this quick and simple dish. My friends were blown away with its fresh taste and uniqueness. —Wendy Weidner, Ham Lake, Minnesota
Apricots with Herbed Goat Cheese Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 3 ounces fresh goat cheese
  • 2 teaspoons minced fresh basil
  • 2 teaspoons minced fresh chives
  • 2 teaspoons 2% milk
  • 4 fresh apricots, sliced
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • Dash pepper
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic glaze
  • Fresh basil leaves


  1. Place goat cheese, minced basil, chives and milk in a mini food processor; process until smooth. Arrange apricot slices on a serving platter. Drop goat cheese mixture by teaspoonfuls over top. Sprinkle with salt and pepper; drizzle with balsamic glaze. Garnish with fresh basil leaves. Serve immediately.

Test Kitchen tips
  • If you can't find fresh apricots, substitute 3 small peaches for the 4 apricots.
  • Nutrition Facts

    1 serving: 71 calories, 3g fat (2g saturated fat), 14mg cholesterol, 163mg sodium, 9g carbohydrate (6g sugars, 1g fiber), 3g protein. Diabetic exchanges: 1/2 fruit, 1/2 fat.