Ginger Gold

Origin

1980 in Lovingston, Virginia

Parentage

Possibly Golden Delicious and Newtown Pippin apples

When We Harvest

September through October

Nicknames

None

Appearance

Greenish-gold skin that turns yellow when fully ripe, with flesh that is slow to oxidize

Fun Fact

The first ginger gold sapling started growing in the ruins of an orchard destroyed by Hurricane Camille in 1969.

What are Ginger Gold good for?

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