Heritage Apples: Delicious -- With a Hint of History


Subject:
Crops , Fruits & Vegetables , Apples , Apples

Description:
Article about the history of "heritage, antique, or heirloom apples," which usually derive from plants first grown in early America. These "small, multi-hued fruits ... [have] a fragrance and taste as individual as their historical names." Also provides a description of some heritage apple varieties (such as the Cox orange pippin and Orleans reinette) and tips for storage. From the website for the San Francisco Chronicle.

Creator:
Markoulakis, Sophia

Publisher:
San Francisco Chronicle

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2005/10/15/HOGNHF7ARM1.DTL


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