Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-12-2019, 10:55 AM
iiandyiiii's Avatar
iiandyiiii is offline
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Arlington, VA
Posts: 34,490
Had Lemonade apples for the first time today -- they were really good! Crisp, sweet, and tangy.
Old 06-12-2019, 05:06 PM
Delayed Reflex is offline
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 232
Originally Posted by Tangent View Post
Honeycrisp are my favorite, too.

Envy are almost as good, IMO. Crisp and sweet. They tend to have a thicker skin (and I don't peel my apples), but I still find Envy apples delicious.
I second Envy as among the consistently best apples that I've had. Maybe it's because I'm up in Canada, but the Honeycrisp that I get in my area is not as good. I've also had great experiences with Ambrosia, though it is a bit more one-dimensional than most modern apple varieties.

Another one that I tried recently that blew me away was the SugarBee apple, but I've only ever seen it once. It had a very sweet, almost perfume-like flavour - hoping to see more of it in the future.


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:54 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

Send questions for Cecil Adams to:

Send comments about this website to:

Terms of Use / Privacy Policy

Advertise on the Straight Dope!
(Your direct line to thousands of the smartest, hippest people on the planet, plus a few total dipsticks.)

Copyright 2018 STM Reader, LLC.

Copyright © 2017