Frieda's Specialty Produce - Organic Heirloom Apples


What are Organic Heirloom Apples?

  • “Heirloom” refers to varieties dating back to earlier periods in human history. There are hundreds of Heirloom Apple varieties, including Pink Pearl, Cox’s Orange Pippin, Cortland, Ribbston Pippin, King David, Orleans Reinette, Ashemead’s Kernel, Mutsu, Grimes Golden, White Winter Pearmain, Ashmeads Kernel, Calville Blanc, Spitzenburg, Northern Spy, Roxbury Russet, Golden Russet, Arkansas Black, and Winesap. These apples are crispy with sweet to tart flavors. Colors range from green-gold and red-orange, to orange blush and copper-reddish gold. All of Frieda’s Heirloom Apples are organic.

How to Eat

  • Enjoy fresh out of hand, in baking or any recipe that calls for apples. Their beautiful appearance can be used as decoration.

Health Benefits

  • Eating apples helps protect your bones and can lower your cholesterol.

How to Choose

  • Choose firm fruit with little to no bruises or gashes. Store refrigerated for 1 to 2 weeks.

How to Store

  • Store refrigerated for 1 to 2 weeks.


Mini Heirloom Apple Pies

Original recipe and photo by Eric Samuelson / Eat Like No One Else. Ingredients Pies 1 pie dough recipe 3 medium sized Organic Heirloom Apples (1 per pie) 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon ground ginger 1 teaspoon brown sugar … Continue reading

Heirloom Apple and Avocado Salsa

Ingredients: 1 small Frieda’s Heirloom Apple, cored and diced 1 avocado, diced 9 oz tomatoes, diced 1/4 cup red onion, diced 1/2 jalapeño pepper, seeded and diced 1/3 cup cilantro, fresh, chopped 2 Mexican lime, juiced 1/4 tsp salt1/8 tsp … Continue reading

Caramel-Dipped Lady Apples

Ingredients: 1/2 pound (about 30) Frieda’s Lady Apples About 30 lollipop sticks (optional) 1 (14-ounce) bag plain caramels, unwrapped 2 tablespoons water Steps: Wash and dry lady apples. Line a large baking sheet with waxed paper. Spray waxed paper with … Continue reading

Mangosteen Fruit Salad

Ingredients: 2 ripe Kiwifruit or Gold Kiwifruit 2 Mangosteen 1 small apple (such as Lady Apples or Baby Apples) 2 tablespoons honey Steps Peel and slice kiwifruit into 1/4-inch rounds. Thinly slice apples. Carefully score the outer skin of the mangosteen, … Continue reading