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Overview

Golden Delicious ApplesGolden Delicious Apple

 

An important American variety the Golden Delicious has been parent apple to many well know varieties such as Gala, Ambrosia, Mutsu, Pink Lady and Jonagold to name a few. While the exact parentage of the Golden Delicious apple is unknown it is believed by many to be a relative of the Grimes Golden and the Golden Reinette.

 

Golden Delicious apples are pale green to golden yellow in color and speckled with small lenticels (spots). The flavor of these firm, crisp, white-fleshed apples vary: grown in a cool climate, the amount of acid in this apple increases, creating a sweeter flavor. In warmer growing areas, acid content is lower, creating a milder flavor.

 

Appearance:

Yellow, sometimes with a bright pink blush if cool nights precede harvest

 

Texture & Firmness:

Fine, smooth, and crisp

 

Internal Character:

White or buff-coloredGolden Delicious Apples

 

Flavor:

Golden Delicious apples are consistently sweet with a silky texture and crisp, thin skin

 

Shape:

Conical and uniform

 

Size:

Medium to large

 

Uses:

Golden Delicious apples are excellent for pies, sauce, and baking; great for fresh eating

 

 

 

 

Golden Delicious Apples

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 medium apple (154g)

 

Amount Per Serving

Calories 80Calories from Fat 0

 

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 00%

Saturated Fat 0g0%

Trans Fat

Cholesterol 0mg0%

Sodium 0mg0%

Total Carbohydrate 22g7%

Dietary Fiber 5g

Sugars 17g

 

Protein 0g

Vitamin A 2%Vitamin C 20%

Calcium 2%Iron 2%

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Source: PMA's Labeling Facts

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