The Braeburn, which originated in New Zealand from a chance seedling in the 1950's, is a very firm, aromatic, juicy and crisp apple. It has a rich sweetness and tart flavor that make it just right for snacks and salads. Its color varies from greenish-gold with red sections to nearly solid red.
The Fuji is a large, crisp apple with a spicy, honey-sweet taste. It has a firm texture and is very juicy with an extremely dense flesh. The color of a Fuji is predominately red/dull pink blush over a green yellow background.
Granny Smith apples, which are delicious for baking, sauces and juice, are medium-sized apples with a crisp, firm and juicy flesh. The Granny Smith ranges from dark to pale green in color with distinctive whitish dots.
The large Jonagold has a signature light yellow color with an extensive bright red overlay. The flesh is cream-colored, juicy, firm, crisp and fine-textured. It is aromatic, rich and honeyed, which make it a perfect dessert apple.
The Queen apple has a rich, dark red color and has high sugar levels, providing for a sweet, crisp inner flesh. Often compared with the Fuji in flavor, the Queen is good for eating out of hand or for use in salads.
This variety originated in Western Australia in 1979 and has skin colored with a pink blush over a greenish, creamy background. It is a crisp and juicy apple with acidic undertones and a dense, firm flesh with an excellent, almost effervescent flavor.
Named in honor of Queen Elizabeth II, the Royal Gala is a cross between a Golden Delicious and an orange Pippin. With a crisp and aromatically sweet flesh, this apple has pinkish-orange stripes over a yellow flesh and is usually eaten fresh.
Yellow-green with a firm white flesh, the Golden Delicious is a great, all-purpose cooking apple and delicious to savor as a snack.
Developed in New Zealand, the Beauty is a medium sized apple with a red blush over a pale cream background. It has crisp, juicy flesh and a sweet rich flavor.
This mild flavored, sweet and juicy apple has deep ruby skin and a classic heart shape. It is the perfect snack item and is available twelve months of the year.
The Tentation is a Grifer-Golden Delicious cross, which gives the apple its sweet taste. It has a golden-yellow skin that blushes golden orange in the bright New Zealand sunshine.
The new EveÂ® apples was discovered by an orchardist in Nelson, New Zealand who was drawn to the appleâ€™s stunning red color when touring his fields. The apple earned its name for itâ€™s fire-red, tempting color and soft, pure white flesh that tastes both sweet and tart.
The Divine apple, developed in France and now grown by our Heartland growers from New Zealand, is a cross between Golden Delicious and Grive Rouge varieties. It's a medium-large size, full red apple with a yellow background. Its flesh is crisp, and juicy with a strong, sweet flavor.
The apple has been an integral part of history for thousands of years. From Adam and Eve, to Johnny Appleseed to today's Big Apple, the apple has been an important asset to our diet. It contains a lot of nutrition that the average person needs to maintain a healthy lifestyle, including carbohydrates for energy, Vitamin A & C and potassium. Apples also contain Thiamin, Riboflavin, phosphorous, calcium and a good source of fiber.
We're all familiar with the theory, "an apple a day, keeps the doctor away," but that goes for a dentist too. While eating an apple, your teeth and gums are stimulated, which increases your saliva and aids in dental hygiene and, because apples are low in calories, you can enjoy them often as you'd like and get these great health benefits at the same time.
To bring you the best tasting, freshest apples from around the world, we work with growers in New Zealand, Chile and the US who produce Galas, Fujis, Braeburns, Granny Smiths, New Zealand Queen and Rose apple varieties. Our dedicated growers also keep abreast of research developments so they can continue to bring you new apple varieties such as the delicious Tentation.
Avoid fruit with bruises, broken skin, or internal browning. Choose apples that are firm to the touch with good color and a pleasant smell.
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Serving Size 154g, Calories 80, Total Fat 0g, Saturated Fat 0g, Cholesterol 0mg, Carbohydrates 22g, Potassium 170mg, Dietary Fiber 5 g, Sugars 16g
Store apples in the refrigerator or a cool dry place.