About N.S. Apples
and Cooking | Apple Attractions
of N.S. Apples and Pears |
for N.S. Apples | Purchasing
| Keeping Apples
at Home | Keeping Pears at Home
and Juice | Nutrition
Facts | Food
Safety | Waxing
- Some helpful
hints to remember when looking for a crispy Nova Scotia
- Look for
firm, well-shaped fruit.
- Apples should
be free of bruises, skin punctures or other damage.
to the variety, select apples with rich, even color.
- Buy only
what you can use in a short period of time, unless you
plan to freeze them.
- Select the
best-suited variety for your intended use. See the Uses
page if you are unsure.
- And don't
forget to read the label or look for this symbol to make
sure the apples are grown in Nova Scotia!