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Virginia Apples

 

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 Winesap

Winesap.Holidays. Gracious dinners. School lunches.

They're all the perfect occasion for this red-as-red-wine favorite, a beauty of an apple that looks terrific on store displays and at home in wreaths, fruit bowls, and cheese platters.

But gorgeous as Virginia Winesap apples are to look at, they're even better to eat - tart, tangy, juicy, and extra firm.

Stock up on Virginia Winesap apples, a great tasting apple that lasts long, stores well, and adds festive good looks to every setting.

Customers want Virginia Winesaps:

Rich red color
* White flesh
* Crisp texture
* Juicy inside

Holidays and everyday
* A great snack
* Excellent with wine and cheese
* Perfect cut into salads

Virginia Winesap Apples
* Locally grown
* Just-picked freshness


A sweet opportunity for retailers:

A fresh favorite
* Locally grown
* Just-picked flavor
* Long shelf life in and out of storage
*Traditional apple that complements your selection

Packed for profit
* In tray packs
* In bags, bins or bulk
* PLU stickering available

'Tis the season
* Available late fall through spring
* Retailers love this classic "red" that's just right for the season.

Virginia Apple Varieties:
Fuji
Gala
Ginger Gold
Golden Delicious
Granny Smith
Jonathan
Red Delicious
Rome
Stayman
Winesap
York

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This site is brought to you by the Virginia State Apple Board -- an official commodity board
of the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services -- promoting research, education
and marketing efforts for the state's apple industry through assistance to the
Virginia Apple Growers Association.

900 Natural Resource Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22903
434.984.0573, Fax: 434.984.4156