Description

  1. Variety: Red Delicious

    • Subtypes: Red Chief, Starkrimson, Red King
    • Description: Red Delicious apples are known for their deep red color and elongated shape. They have a sweet flavor with a mild tartness.
    • Grades: Typically graded based on size, color, and appearance (e.g., Fancy, Extra Fancy, U.S. No. 1)
    • Moisture Content: Varies but generally around 80-85%
    • Counts: Available in various sizes including 88s, 100s, 113s, 125s, etc.
  2. Variety: Golden Delicious

    • Subtypes: Smoothee, Golden Supreme, Goldrush
    • Description: Golden Delicious apples have a pale yellow to golden skin and a sweet, honey-like flavor. They are often used in baking and cooking.
    • Grades: Similar grading standards as Red Delicious apples.
    • Moisture Content: Comparable to Red Delicious, around 80-85%.
    • Counts: Similar range of sizes as Red Delicious.
  3. Variety: Granny Smith

    • Subtypes: Grif and Buckeye
    • Description: Granny Smith apples are known for their bright green skin and tart flavor. They are excellent for baking, salads, and snacking.
    • Grades: Graded based on size, color, and appearance.
    • Moisture Content: Typically around 85-90%.
    • Counts: Available in various sizes including 80s, 88s, 100s, etc.
  4. Variety: Fuji

    • Subtypes: Rosy, Scarlet, Sun, etc.
    • Description: Fuji apples have a red-orange skin with yellow-green highlights. They are crisp, sweet, and juicy, making them popular for eating fresh.
    • Grades: Graded based on size, color, and firmness.
    • Moisture Content: Similar to Granny Smith, around 85-90%.
    • Counts: Commonly available in sizes ranging from 64s to 125s.
  5. Variety: Gala

    • Subtypes: Royal Gala, Buckeye Gala, Kidd's Orange Red, etc.
    • Description: Gala apples have a yellow-orange skin with red striping. They have a sweet, mildly tart flavor and a crisp texture, making them ideal for snacking.
    • Grades: Graded based on size, color, and sugar content.
    • Moisture Content: Typically around 85-90%.
    • Counts: Available in various sizes including 80s, 88s, 100s, etc.