Rainier

Tart, or Sweet?

Sweet

Origin

1950s at Washington State University

Appearance

Yellow flesh with a slight red blush

When We Harvest

July

Fun Fact

The Rainier cherry is named after Mt. Rainier in Washington state, because that was the state it was developed in.

What are Rainier good for?

Each produce item has it's strengths and weaknesses. View them below.

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