Have you ever wondered how to select the perfect apple from the store? Well here are a few tips so you know what to look for.

  • A good apple will be firm with good color.
  • An immature apples will bepoor in color, and also begin to shrivel after storage
  • Overripe apples are mealy and often have a brown-tint areas caled scald.
  • When an apple is scald it is usually caused by gases given off by the apple during storage. If there is a small amount of the brownish tint, this should not affect the quality of the apple.
Apples at the store

An apple may be easy to select, but check back for more tips & tricks on other fruits & veggies.

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