View Poll Results: Favorite kind of apple

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  • Red Delicious

    10 11.11%
  • Golden Delicious

    6 6.67%
  • Granny Smith

    16 17.78%
  • Braeburn

    9 10.00%
  • Fuji

    5 5.56%
  • Pink Lady

    3 3.33%
  • Honeycrisp

    33 36.67%
  • Jazz

    2 2.22%
  • Gala

    5 5.56%
  • Pinata

    1 1.11%
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    Any other habitual apple eaters?

    Thought I'd start the weirdest post of the day. Ever since I can recall, I'm guessing around 15-20 years or so I have eaten, or damn near close, an apple every day. I just find them to be a very refreshing, yet filling snack.

    My question to you is, "What is your favorite kind of apple?"

    Mine, without question, is Pink Lady.


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    Re: Any other habitual apple eaters?

    Chieftain!!!

    tart Jonathan and the sweet Red Delicious


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    Re: Any other habitual apple eaters?

    I eat an apple pretty much every day with my lunch. At least during the week. I'm not quite as good about it on the weekend. I voted Red Delicious since that is what I usually get. Once in a while I will get some Granny Smiths for a change of pace.



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    Re: Any other habitual apple eaters?

    Braeburns are the perfect combination of sweet & tart. Love 'em!



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    Re: Any other habitual apple eaters?

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Chieftain!!!
    Ahhhh forgot about Chieftan.... another good variety.


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    Re: Any other habitual apple eaters?

    If you didn't vote for honeycrisp I'm guessing you've never had one.



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    Re: Any other habitual apple eaters?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneNorth View Post
    If you didn't vote for honeycrisp I'm guessing you've never had one.

    I would say the same for Chieftains, especially when you factor in price.

    Honeycrisp is my #1B apple. Fantastic.



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    Re: Any other habitual apple eaters?

    I can not believe Red Delicious is currently tied for the lead. You all are aware that it is without a doubt the least flavorful apple aren't you? The only reason it was ever mass produced is for the color. Cardboard has more flavor than a Red Delicious apple.

    On a side note the Red Delicious cultivar was started from a wild apple tree growing in Peru, Iowa.


    Last edited by cyfan964; 04-19-2010 at 09:56 PM.
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    Re: Any other habitual apple eaters?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    I can not believe Red Delicious is currently tied for the lead.
    That's what I'm sayin'. Honeycrisp for me.



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    Re: Any other habitual apple eaters?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    Thought I'd start the weirdest post of the day. Ever since I can recall, I'm guessing around 15-20 years or so I have eaten, or damn near close, an apple every day. I just find them to be a very refreshing, yet filling snack.

    My question to you is, "What is your favorite kind of apple?"

    Mine, without question, is Pink Lady.
    So...does it keep them away? I didn't see my fave on the list- carmel.



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    Re: Any other habitual apple eaters?

    I think Honeycrisp and Pink Lady are fairly similar really. Pink Lady has a bit more of a tart taste... which I enjoy. Braeburn is also pretty similar as well.


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    Re: Any other habitual apple eaters?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    I think Honeycrisp and Pink Lady are fairly similar really. Pink Lady has a bit more of a tart taste... which I enjoy. Braeburn is also pretty similar as well.
    Pink Lady is much cheaper too :)



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    Re: Any other habitual apple eaters?

    I voted for Jazz just based on it's dirty connotation.


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    Re: Any other habitual apple eaters?

    Quote Originally Posted by ajk4st8 View Post
    Pink Lady is much cheaper too :)
    ANNNNDDDD it has a longer storage life than Honeycrisp so it is available more often.


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    Re: Any other habitual apple eaters?

    Jonathan + Golden Delicious = My favorite the Jonagold


    Last edited by ISUAgronomist; 04-19-2010 at 10:23 PM.

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