Newtown Pippin - Heirloom Variety
Newtown Pippin is one of the oldest American apple varieties. They were first grown in the area of New York City and were George Washington's favorite eating apple. Slow Foods USA declared the Newtown Pippin a heritage food and included them in their "Ark of Taste" list of foods not to be missed. They are tart, juicy and very crisp. Great for eating, juicing and cooking with.