Golden Russet

Very Sweet
Discovered 1840 Essex County
Parentage
Harvest
DESCRIPTION

The Golden Russet is a good-looking, firm, and very sweet apple with yellow russeted flesh. Harvest generally begins in late September. This variety keeps best in humid conditions.

HISTORY

The Golden Russet had its beginnings in Western New York state in the 1800s, where its sweetness made it a favorite with cider-makers.

This apple is grown at 15 New England orchards