Gala - From a distance they appear like a peach.
Developed in New Zealand through a chance cross with Golden Delicious. Dehydrates well and favored in cider.
Jonagold - Rich, honeyed, aromatic
flavor; crisp, juicy, nearly yellow flesh. With it's aroma of Golden Delicious and sprightliness of Jonathan it
is an excellenct sweet-tart dessert apple which also makes an excellent pie.
Liberty - Firm sweet / tart apple. This relative of the McIntosh is
resistant to disease
- Discovered in 1980 near Gaiberg, Germany. Easily confused with Jonagold, Rubinstar displays a deep red skin
when ripe and a somewhat more rounded shape than its parent, the Jonagold. Favored eating, cider, or baking apple.
Parkdale Beauty - A chance seedling discovered near
Parker, Washington. The flesh is notably crisp, firm and juicy with a mild, sweet tasted, often enjoyed with assorted
cheese. Will store for a month or so but should be used by Christmas.
Italian Prunes - Dehydrate, juice, or can.