Golden Delicious

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Golden Delicious

Ever hear that Golden Delicious is the yellow cousin of the popular Red Delicious apple? Actually, they are related in name only, but this honey sweet apple is a special treat all on its own.

PROFILE
  • Mild, sweet flavor
  • Juicy
  • Crisp, light yellow flesh
BEST USES
  • Excellent for eating, salads, and sauces
  • Good for pies, baking, and freezing
SPECIAL HINT
  • You can put less sugar in pies and sauces made from Golden Delicious apples, because of the natural sweetness these apples provide.
AVAILABILITY
  • September through June