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Old 09-14-2012, 09:20 PM   #1
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Default Apple Suggestions for Cider

Hi guys, so I'm going up to San Luis Obispo this weekend and plan on stopping by Jack Creek Farms to get some fresh pressed cider. I was wondering if you cider gurus could help suggest what apples would be good for a nice sweet cider. The orchard's website gives these apple types:

Anders (Antique Apple Path)

Anna

Api Etoile (Star Lady) (Antique Apple Path)

Arkansas Black Twig

Ashmead's Kernel (Antique Apple Path)

Baldwin (Antique Apple Path)

Braeburn

Cox's Orange Pippen (Antique Apple Path)

Fuji

Gala

Golden Delicious

Golden Russet (Antique Apple Path)

Gordon

Granny Smith

Gravenstein

Grimes Golden (Antique Apple Path)

Holstein (Antique Apple Path)

Jonagold

Jonathan

King of Tompkins County (Tompkins King) (Antique Apple Path)

Newtown Pippen (Yellow Newtown)

McIntosh (Antique Apple Path)

Mollie's Delicious

Pink Lady

Pink Pearl

Red Delicious

Red Fuji

Red Gravenstein

Skinner's Seedling (Antique Apple Path)

Snow Apple (Antique Apple Path)

Stearns (Antique Apple Path)

Summer Rambo (Antique Apple Path)

Swaar (Antique Apple Path)

Twenty Ounce Pippen (Antique Apple Path)

White Astrachan (Antique Apple Path)

White Permain (Antique Apple Path)

Winter Banana (Antique Apple Path)

Winterstein (Antique Apple Path)

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Old 09-15-2012, 02:58 AM   #2
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I... plan on stopping by Jack Creek Farms to get some fresh pressed cider.
Unless you are going to press it yourself or buy hundreds of gallons, I doubt you will get much, if any, choice of apples.
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