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Apple - Jonathan

Apple - Jonathan

Description

A good-quality Jonathan apple will be firm with smooth, clean skin and have good color for the variety. Test the firmness of the apple by holding it in the palm of your hand (do not push with your thumb). It should feel solid and heavy, not soft and light. 

Pack Size

80/88 count Case

 Applications/Techniques

Good for eating out of hand, in salads and some cooking methods.

History

Folk hero Johnny Appleseed (John Chapman) did indeed spread the cultivation of apples in the United States. He knew enough about apples, however, so that he did not distribute seeds, because apples do not grow true from seeds. Instead, he established nurseries in Pennsylvania and Ohio

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