With Stone Dry, we wanted to capture the heart of traditional bittersweet apple varieties
by showcasing their naturally occurring tannins," said Ryan Burk, Angry Orchard cider maker.
have evolved to be treated as intellectual property, and interested parties pay to play.
Some of our most popular apple varieties
are susceptible to a number of diseases and pathogens, which makes producing them a challenge.
The themes are Tasty, which focuses on the flavor profiles of different apple varieties
and can be rotated as an Apple of the Month program; Healthy, which focuses on the health attributes of apples in order to educate shoppers and Fun, which provides shoppers with creative and healthy ideas for using apples at home.
The garden boasts a beautiful selection of apple varieties
- many of which may never be seen in the supermarket.
Ian Sturrock tends one of his Welsh apple varieties
Picture: ROBERT PARRY JONES
Most of the common apple varieties
are spur-bearing - they produce fruit towards the base of short side stems.
Visit a grocery store and decide on several apple varieties
that vary in color, flavor, size, etc.
A lot of these apple varieties
are very old - this is a way of returning some varieties that might be in danger of dying out, like the Acklam Russett.
Edibles has joined a growing movement to preserve and promote the diversity of apple varieties
that we think of as British.
No Bull Cider is made from a blend of Tremlett's Bitter and Cox's apple varieties
, the Tremlett's Bitter is a traditional bittersweet cider apple, originally from Somerset but grown widely as a cider apple now.
Keith Draper, one of the volunteers who has helped to restore the 18th Century kitchen garden, said: "We dug up the rest of our potato crop last week with plentiful supplies of Edzell Blue, Golden Wonder and Pink Fir Apple varieties
The whole backyard food movement has caused a huge resurgence of heritage apple varieties
Cox's Orange Pippin trees, one of the English apple varieties
used in Copella's juice, will be offered to Sainsbury's customers who collect tokens from special 750ml Copella bottles.
Calhoun, working with local farmers and enthusiasts, has devoted three decades to researching historic apple varieties
of the region, both in search of surviving trees and through interviews and reading historic catalogs.