Catholic Recipe: Mrubbah-el-Mishmush (Apricot Candy)
A Syrian treat, appropriate for St. Barbara's day.
Steam apricots in top of double boiler until tender. Chop in food chopper. Add sugar. Form into balls or cubes with fingers. Decorate each with almond and roll in granulated sugar.Recipe Source: Folk Party Fun by Dorothy Gladys Spicer, Association Press, New York, 1954