Saturday, November 1, 2014

Apples :: Regent

Late Season • Sweet

Regent apples at market.
Ripens
Early to Mid-October

Characteristics
Well-balanced sweet flavor, honeyed, with plenty of acidity. Crisp, with a pleasing texture and flavor. Uses: fresh eating and cooking; holds it's shape when cooked.

History
Introduced in 1964, by the University of Minnesota. 

Parentage: Red Duchess x Red Delicious.

Storage
Keeps 3-5 months in storage. 

Notes
This is a favorite fall apple! It is sure to please your palate. A great apple for those who are hard core Honeycrisp fans ;)

A bag of Regent apples.

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