Apple Use Chart

  • To make a 9 inch apple pie, use 6-8 medium apples.
  • 2 lbs. of apples make 3 cups of applesauce.
  • 1 bushel of apples makes 16-20 quarts of applesauce.
Variety Texture/Flavor Fresh Pie Salad Sauce Baking Availability
Albemarle Pippin Rich, crisp, fine-flavored. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon November
Braeburn Sweet and tart. Firm, crisp, and juicy. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon October
Empire More sweet than tart. Extra crisp. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon September
Fuji Sweet, crisp, all purpose. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon October
Gala Light texture, sweet. Great for eating fresh. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon August
Ginger Gold Sweet yet tart, crisp and juicy. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon August
Golden Delicious Sweet and mellow. Excellent for all uses. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon September
Granny Smith Tart, crisp, excellent for all purposes. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon October
Jonagold Blend of tart Jonathan and sweet Golden. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon September
Jonathan Moderately tart. Good for all purposes. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon September
Mutsu/Crispin Sweet and slightly tart. Very firm, crisp and juicy. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon October
Pink Lady Tangy, sweet, crunchy. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon October
Red Delicious Tender juicy. Best for eating out of hand. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon September
Rome Firm, slightly tart. Excellent for baking. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon October
Stayman/Winesap Sweet and slightly tart. Firm and juicy. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon October
York Tart, crisp. Great for cooking or eating. Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon Apple Icon October
 

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