The luscious and amazingly versatile apple is an Americam favorite. With over 500 varieties, you can easily find the best apple to fit your needs year round. The top varieties include: Golden Delicious, Red Delicious, Gala, McIntosh and Granny Smith.
Selection and Storage:
Look for firm apples with good color. Store in the crisper of your refrigerator.
Preparation and Cooking:
Apples are portable and easy to eat on the go. Pack in lunches, whip up apple slices for an after school snack and use apples in salads, main dishes and desserts. Always wash before serving.