Ripening Date: Mid-September
Are you ready to elevate your cooking and baking game? Look no further than the McIntosh apple, the ultimate all-purpose apple that will take your culinary creations to a whole new level.
Known for its crisp skin and tender white flesh, the McIntosh apple boasts a delightful sweet-tart taste that is simply irresistible. Whether you prefer your apples raw or cooked, this versatile fruit has you covered. Its delicate flavor makes it perfect for snacking on its own or adding a refreshing crunch to any dish.
When it comes to cooking, the McIntosh apple truly shines. Its ability to maintain its shape while softening to a luscious consistency when cooked makes it ideal for a wide range of recipes. Add slices to a homemade pizza or tart for a burst of flavor or chop it up and incorporate it into a savory stuffing for a unique twist. You can even puree it and use it to add depth and natural sweetness to soups or sauces.
One thing you absolutely cannot miss out on is the mouthwatering combination of McIntosh and other apple varieties, such as Gala apples, in a classic apple pie. The perfect balance of tartness and sugar in McIntosh apples creates a filling that will have your taste buds dancing with joy.
But the possibilities don't stop there. The McIntosh apple pairs beautifully with a variety of ingredients, allowing you to experiment and create incredible flavor combinations. Whether it's the earthy sweetness of maple, the rich nuttiness of pecans, or the aromatic spices like cinnamon and nutmeg, the McIntosh apple effortlessly complements them all. And let's not forget about its ability to harmonize with savory ingredients like pork and flavorful cheeses such as feta, gorgonzola, and sharp cheddar.
At Sunrise Orchards, we understand the appeal of the McIntosh apple, which is why we grow more of them than any other variety. We believe that the McIntosh apple is an essential part of any food enthusiast's kitchen, and we are proud to offer you these exceptional apples for your cooking and baking needs.
Get ready to experience the flavor and versatility of the McIntosh apple. Your taste buds will thank you, and your recipes will never be the same again!
Eating, Pie, Sauce, Baking, Freezing, Jelly, Salads, and Pickling
When are your different apple varieties available?
Discover when our more than 21 different varieties of apples are ready for sale and their best uses, by visiting our up-to-date Apple Availability chart on our website: https://www.sunriseapples.com/content/apple-availability
Keep in mind, that these are approximate harvest dates and weather is a very important factor, as to when the apples are harvested and available to purchase. You are welcome to contact us, by telephone regarding availability, before making a trip out to Sunrise Orchards.
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48340 State Hwy 171
Gays Mills, WI 54631