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Apple 1kg - Red Cripps - Export Quality
27.5
Apple 1kg - Pink Lady

Apple 1kg - Red Cripps - Export Quality

R27.50

Eating and baking apple.

Skin: Striking red and green on a yellow background.
Flesh: Whitish.
Texture: Crisp and juicy.
Taste: Tart and fragrant.

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About This Product

Cripps Red is a late season variety . It doesn’t look as pretty as The Pink Lady, but many think it has better eating quality due to the good balance of sweetness to acidity that gives it a more interesting flavour than Pink Lady. The flesh is crisp and dense, slightly coarser than Pink Lady, and very juicy, with an attractive spongy quality in the chewing and mouth-feel.

Cripps Red is a red-blushed apple as opposed to the pink it’s more famous cousin, but it is still an attractive looking fruit with distinctive white lenticels usually being present. With a bit of storage, the sweetness of this apple improves and the acids drop a little, so it is often not sold immediately after harvest.

The density of Cripps Red means it is a good cooking apple as it holds it’s shape.