Fresh Apricot halves stuffed with goat cheese, walnuts and lavender honey

Fresh Apricots with Goat Cheese and Lavender Honey

A finger food appetizer with the flavours of Provence! Fresh apricot halves, stuffed with goat cheese, topped with toasted walnuts and drizzled with lavender honey make delicious summertime party food.
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American, French
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 4 minutes
Total Time 14 minutes
Servings 12 pieces
Calories 55kcal
Author Flavour & Savour


  • 6 fresh apricots halved, stone and stem removed
  • 4 oz chevre or soft goat cheese
  • 2 tsp lemon zest finely grated
  • 2 tbsp walnuts finely chopped, toasted
  • 2 tbsp lavender-infused honey


  • Finely chop walnuts, toast by heating over medium-low heat in a small skillet.
  • Slice apricots in half and remove pit and stem.
  • Fill cavity with 2 teaspoons soft chevre or goat cheese.
  • Sprinkle each apricot with a pinch of lemon zest.
  • Press 1/2 teaspoon toasted chopped walnuts into the cheese.
  • Drizzle with 1/2 teaspoon lavender honey and serve.


To make your own lavender-infused honey, follow the instructions from The Kitchn: How to make Herb-Infused Honey


Serving: 1piece | Calories: 55kcal | Carbohydrates: 5g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 3g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 4mg | Sodium: 35mg | Potassium: 53mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 435IU | Vitamin C: 2.1mg | Calcium: 17mg | Iron: 0.3mg