Braeburn

Origin

New Zealand, 1952

Parentage

Unknown. Perhaps Lady Hamilton and a Granny Smith variety

When We Harvest

Late October

Nicknames

None

Appearance

Varies from orange to red over a yellow background

Fun Fact

Braeburn got its name from the orchard where it was first grown commercially: Braeburn Orchard. Don’t worry—it has nothing to do with burns!

What are Braeburn good for?

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  • Eating
  • Storing
  • Pies
  • Salads
  • Sauce
  • Juice
  • Baking
  • Drying
  • Freezing