Best NH Apples
New Hampshire has the perfect climate and soil that allow many varieties of apples the more common types and when you can get them.
Cortland apples are available in the middle part of October. They are perfect for baking as well as being juicy and tart.
Empires are available starting in late September. They are mild are tart with a hint of sweetness and is used most often in culinary desserts.
Golden Delicious starts coming out in the middle part of October. They are sweet and crisp and great for eating.
Ida Reds are available in late September. They are tangy and used in most culinary dishes that require apples.
Macintosh is one of the more popular types of apples in the state. They are crisp, sweet/tart and perfect for apple cider, apple pie and applesauce.
Red Delicious can be picked in the middle part of October and they are mildly sweet for apple juice.
Spencer is available in the middle part of October. They are firm and crisp, sweet and perfect for eating.