Apple Varieties & Uses

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Apple Varieties & Uses

  Flavor  Texture   Uses  Storage Available
Paula Red Slightly tart, Mac type flavor Firm Snacking, Baking, Sauce, Salads Short 2wk+ shelf life       August 15th
Ginger Gold Sweet/Tart Very Crisp Snacking, Salads

Short 2wk+ shelf life

      August 20th
Jonamac Similar to a Mac x w/ Jonathan Firm/Crisp Snacking, Baking, Sauce Short term storage       August 20th
McIntosh Tangy/Sweet/Tart Tender/Juicy Snacking, Sauce, Bakes up Soft Good Keeper     September 5th
Cortland Sweet/Tart Firm/Juicy All-Purpose, slow to brown Good Keeper    September 15th
Macoun Sweet Distinct Flavor Firm/Juicy Bakes up soft, best for snacking, sauce & salads Keeps good until Thanksgiving    September 20th
Empire Spicy/Tangy Crisp Snacking, Salads, Sauce & Baking Good Keeper    September 25th
Gala Sweet Crisp Snacking, Salads Good Keeper    September 5th
Mutsu Sweet/Tangy Firm/Juicy Snacking, Salads, Bakes up firm Good Keeper    September 25th
Honeycrisp Sweet/Tart Xtra Crisp/juicy Snacking, Salads Good Keeper    September 20th
Red Delicious Sweet Crisp Snacking, Salads Keeps well until Jan 1st      October 5th
Golden Delicious Sweet/Tangy Crisp Snacking, Salads, Sauce, Bakes up firm Good Keeper      October 10th
Stayman Tart/Tangy Firm/Crisp Snacking, Sauce, Baking Good Storage Apple      October 20th
Rome Sweet Xtra Firm Baking, Sauce Good Storage Apple      October 20th
Ida Red Tart @ Harvest, Sweetens w/ Storage Firm/Crisp Excellent for Baking, Sauce Very Good Keeper      October 20th
Granny Smith Tart Firm/Crisp/Juicy Snacking, Baking, Sauce, Salads Xtra Long Keeper      October 25th
Fuji Spicy @ Harvest, Sweetens w/Storage Xtar Firm/Crisp Snacking, Salads Xtra Long Keeper      October 25th
Braeburn Sweet/Tart Firm/Crisp Snacking, Salads Long Keeper      October 15th
Jonagold Sweet/Tart Firm/Juicy Snacking, Baking, Salads Good Storage Apple      October 10th
Cameo Sweet/Tart Firm/Juicy Snacking, Salads Long Keeper      October 15th
Pink Lady Sweet/Tart, Flavor enhances after storage Xtra Firm Snacking, Salads, Bakes up firm Xtra Long Storage      October 30th
Winesap More Stringent than Stayman Very firm, thick skin Baking, Sauce Long Keeper      October 15th
Russett Sweet/Acidic Firm Snacking, Salads, Cider Good Keeper      October 15th
Baldwin Tart Xtra firm Baking. Sauce Good Keeper      October 15th