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About ApricotKing

Since 1946, the Gonzales family has grown the rare and fabulous California Blenheim apricots. Grown on our Hollister ranch, we continue to be the farmer, pruner, dryer, packer, and seller of the vanishing Blenheim apricot. We produce the best tasting apricots in the world all "Home Grown in the Flavor Zone"!

In addition to our incredible dried apricots, be sure to discover our variety of nuts (walnuts, pistachios, almonds) and other dried fruits (peaches, pears, prunes, and more). For those who believe less is more, we have dark and delicious unsulfured dried apricots. And don't forget our sweet and tart selection of apricot jams and syrups as well as our decadent chocolate covered fruits and nuts.  Simply delicious! Everything here on the ranch is organically grown.


Patti and Gary Gonzales, Hollister, CA

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Only 37 days til Christmas

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Only 40 days til Christmas!

Shocking, isn't it?   Check out the gift page, don't panic,send multiple gifts to different addresses,we've got you covered.

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Boo Specutacular Giveaway

Our gourmet walnuts are so spectacular we want you to sample them. All orders  will include a free little sample of the best walnuts ever! ChandlersHalves Mild Excellent  

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Tremendous Bulk Sale Orders

Remember, apricots can keep for years in your refrigerator or freezer.Many thanks to those who ordered big for the Bulk Sale discount.Only 68 days til Christmas...............Yikes

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Check out our BULK Sale

Discounting all bulk items $5 each.Sale runs through the 13th.Stock up now.

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Free Trio of Chocolates

All orders over $100 receive a little chocolate apricot gift.Orders through Sept. 25 get this tasty treat:hand-dipped jumbo apricots in dark chocolate.

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We're carefully adding our chocolate dipped.They're perfect....but we're afraid to send in the hot weather.They are available for purchase if you live in a placethat is below 80 degrees.

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Stupid Questions that bug me:

What is a SlipPit?  (read the description)Are they this year's crop?  (plastered all over the site)What is an Orchard Blend?  (again...asked and answered) Do you buy other apricots of other varieties and mix them in the Blend?(We don't touch anything but our own apricots)Are they all Blenheims?  (OMG THAT'S ALL WE GROW) Can I get a [...]

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The 2023 Crop

The very last fresh apricots were cut on August 2.That's unheard of.....such a late harvest.Give us a few weeks to do the processing:scraping off trays, washing, sorting, cleaning, packing, & labeling the best apricots in the world..Thank you for your patience.Here comes the 2023 crop: SlipPits are coming back next week.Slabs are back in town!The [...]

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It's Done!----- Not a fresh apricot in the house.

Our 2023 season turned out remarkably well.Outstandingly   surprising  AMAZINGLY WELL.We watched our neighbors get about 10% yield from their orchards.We predicted 50%......but kept seeing more and more fruit.....and I'm talking big, jumbo, peach-sized fruit.Total yield:   about 95%of last year's 210 fresh tons.Go figure......

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