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The heirloom apple a day is: Reine des Reinettes.

This one has a lovely name, especially when a French-speaking person like my Ma says it.


1 Chyll Will   ~  Oct 21, 2014 11:33 am

The Wiki page is written in French too!

2 Alex Belth   ~  Oct 21, 2014 12:48 pm

Mom said they use this one for hard cider. You can tell. It's very tart but also very sweet. Wowzers. It packs a wallop. Crisp flesh, though.

3 Sliced Bread   ~  Oct 21, 2014 1:56 pm

I was curious what "Reine des Reinettes" means in English, and my search for a translation led me down this rabbit hole:


4 Alex Belth   ~  Oct 21, 2014 3:33 pm

3) Very cool. It was a tasty apple but intense.

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