Firm, juicy, white flesh that is sweet and aromatic, with a subtle tartness. Round, medium sized fruit, stripped with a red-orange color, over a yellow background. Ripens mid-late August. Excellent for fresh eating, as well as cooking.
|State Fair apples.|
Introduced in 1977, by the University of Minnesota.
Parentage: Mantet x Oriole. Offspring: Zestar!.
We have five State Fair trees at the Augustine Orchard. This variety is prone to biennial bearing, alternating between higher and lower yields.