Apricots are related to almonds, and you can really tell when you see the kernels! They're a bit smaller, and more astringent. Bitter Apricot kernels such as these are considered by many to be more MEDICINAL than a snack, and when eaten in small quantities (maximum 3/day).
Organic Apricot Kernels. Special Information ! Warning !Contains prussic acid (hydrocyanic acid). May cause intoxication. CHILDREN SHOULD NEVER CONSUME IT AND ADULTS SHOULD NOT EAT MORE THAN THREE PER DAY, AND ONLY IN CRUSHED FORM AND MIXED WITH OTHER FOODS.