Zestar - Early season apple with good sweat-tart flavor (3rd week of August)

  • Uses: Fresh eating, Cooking
  • Flavor quality: Good
  • Flavor style: Sweet/Sharp
  • Harvest period: Early Season
  • Use / keeping: 1 month


Gala - One of the most common apple varieties grown.  Comes with a sweet pleasant

         flavor, and good keeping qualities.

  • Uses: Fresh eating, Drying
  • Flavor quality: Good
  • Flavor style: Sweeter
  • Harvest period: Early - Mid Season
  • Use / keeping: 3 months


Cortland - A very successful McIntosh offspring, with all the usual characteristics, including it's aromatic sharp flavor.

  • Uses: Fresh eating, Cooking, Juicing, Drying
  • Cooking result: Textured puree
  • Flavor quality: Very good
  • Flavour style: Aromatic, Vinous, Refreshing
  • Harvest period: Mid season
  • Use / keeping: 1 month


Honey Crisp - Considered one of the more favored fresh eating apple for it's chrunch and juicy textured.

  • Uses: Fresh eating, Juicing, Drying
  • Flavor quality: Very good
  • Flavor style: Sweeter with a bit of honey when ripe
  • Harvest period: Mid season
  • Use / keeping: 3 months or more


Jonathan - An American classic variety, and widely regarded as one of the best flavored apple with a good tart-sweat balance.

  • Uses: Fresh eating, Cooking, Drying, Great Cider Apple
  • Cooking result: keeps its shape
  • Flavor quality: Very good
  • Flavor style: Sharp / refreshing, Aromatic, Vinous
  • Harvest period: Mid season
  • Use / keeping: 2 months


Jonagold - Inherits many of the good qualities of its parents Jonathan and Golden Delicious.

  • Uses: Fresh eating, Cooking, Juice, Cider, Drying
  • Flavor quality: Very good
  • Flavor style: Sweet/Sharp, Aromatic, Bit of Honey
  • Harvest period: Mid-Late season
  • Use / keeping: 1-2 months


Crimsoncrisp - Extremely crisp. Very good, rich flavor. Sweet/sharp flavor, spicy.

  • Uses: Fresh Eating
  • Flavor quality: Exceptional, Very Hard - Continually changes as it ages
  • Flavor style: Sweet/Sharp, Spicy
  • Harvest period: Mid-Late season
  • Use / keeping: 3 months or more


Golden Delicious - One of the most important varieties of the our time.  The complexity and versatile of uses is second to none.

  • Uses: Fresh Eating, Cooking, Juice, Cider, Drying
  • Cooking result: Keeps shape
  • Flavor quality: Very good, Crisp
  • Flavor style: Sweeter, Aromatic
  • Harvest period: Mid-Late season
  • Use / keeping: 2 months or more


Enterprise - A modern American later-season with a sharp flavor and good keeping qualities.

  • Uses: Fresh Eating, Cooking, Drying
  • Flavor quality: Good, Hard
  • Flavor style: Sweet/Sharp
  • Harvest period: Late season
  • Use / keeping: 2- 3 months or more


Spigold - Cross between Golden Delicious and Northen Spy. Fine grained firm crisp yellow flesh, sprightly and sweet. Stores well

  • Uses: Fresh Eating, Cooking, Juicing, Cider & Dying
  • Cooking result: Keeps shape
  • Flavor quality: Exceptional, Very Juicy
  • Flavor style: Sweet/Tart, Honeyed, Scented
  • Harvest period: Late season
  • Use/ Keeping: 2-3 months or more


Cameo - A modern sweet variety, reminiscent of Red Delicious.

  • Uses: Fresh Eating
  • Flavor quality: Good
  • Flavor Style: Sweet
  • Harvest Period: Late season
  • Use/Keeping: 2-3 months or more


Idared - It has a pleasant tart but undistinguished apple flavor. Noted for its exceptional keeping qualities.

  • Uses: Fresh Eating, Cooking, Juicing, Cider, Dying
  • Cooking result: Keeps shape, Stays tart
  • Flavor quality: Very Good
  • Flavor style: Sharp / refreshing
  • Harvest period: Late season
  • Use / keeping: 3 months or more


Wine Crisp - A new 21st Century apple. As the name suggests, this is a crisp apple with a fruity flavor. 1st harvest in 2020

  • Uses: Fresh Eating, Cooking, Juicing, Cider & Drying
  • Cooking: Adds a distinctive flavor
  • Flavor quality: Very good
  • Flavor style: Sweet/Sharp - Fruity, Aromatic
  • Harvest period: Late season
  • Use / keeping: 3 months or more


Braeburn - A great late season sweet apple that stays hard.

  • Uses: Fresh Eating, Cooking, Juice & Drying
  • Flavor quality: Good, Hard
  • Flavor style: Sweet/Sharp
  • Harvest period: Very-Late season
  • Use / keeping: 3 months or more


Goldrush - Very Late season crisp hard flesh apple and a good sugar / acid balance. 1st harvest in 2020

  • Uses: Fresh Eating, Cooking, Juice, Cider, Dying
  • Cooking: Very Good
  • Flavor quality: Exceptional, Crisp
  • Flavor style: Sweat / Tart - very aromatic& fragrent
  • Harvest period: Very-Late season
  • Use / keeping: 3 months or more


Apples

Van Laar's Fruit Farm