Tiny and tender, bright, green French beans are smaller than common green beans. French Beans are available year round with a peak season June, July and August.
French Breakfast Radish
This oblong heirloom radish's vibrant color graduates to a white tip. Very crisp, the lovely color makes it a popular favorite. Quaintly named, this variety is topped with bright greens and offers an excellent mildly sharp flavor.
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Envy apples are available for a short time during the summer from New Zealand and for a short time in the late fall from Washington State growers.
The large Envy™ apple is a cross between the Braeburn and Royal Gala apples. It has the same parentage as the Jazz apple, from the same producer.
Envy apples have a striated ruby red skin with green undertones. It has a crisp, sweet white flesh that will stay pure white for up to 10 hours before succumbing to oxidation. Envy apples have what are known as lenticels, or small pores, which allow gases to pass between the skin and the flesh of a fruit. The lenticels appear as specks on the Envy apple; the more specks, the sweeter the apple.
The sweet taste and crunch of an Envy apple make it perfect for fresh out-of-hand eating. Their flavor also lends well to cakes and pies. Dice Envy apples and mix with goat cheese to stuff chicken or pork. Add bite-sized pieces of Envy apples to chicken salads or a classic Waldorf. Because this New Zealand hybrid doesn’t brown as quickly as other apple varieties, it makes a great sliced snack.
New Zealand’s Envy apples are grown in Hawke’s Bay on the North Island and in Nelson on the northern coast of the South Island. Under the working name, Scilate on the rootstock of MM106, the development of this apple took place over a span of twenty-five years. The first cross of this apple was made in 1985. The apple is exclusively grown by farmers in New Zealand, Washington State in the US and Chile.
Recipes that include Envy Apples. One is easiest, three is harder.
|Miss Chubby Hubby||Jewish Envy Apple Cake|
|Gluten-Free Goddess||Gluten-Free Apple Cake with Cranberries|
|The Whinery||Envy Apple Crumble|
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Near San Diego, California, United States
About 6 days ago, 4/10/14
Spotter's comments : Envy Apples spotted at Trader Joe's.
Publix Near Daytona Beach, Florida, United States
About 54 days ago, 2/22/14
safeway Sharon heights Near Redwood City, California, United States
About 74 days ago, 2/02/14
Safeway Near Hollister, California, United States
About 74 days ago, 2/01/14
donalds market, New Westminster, BC, Canada Near New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
About 76 days ago, 1/30/14
Spotter's comments : I spotted Envy Apples at Donald's Market, New Westminster Quay, New Westminster, BC, Canada!
Uwajimaya Near Seattle, Washington, United States
About 78 days ago, 1/28/14
Spotter's comments : Envy Apples spotted at Uwajimaya. Sweet and crisp - the perfect snack before dinner!
Rouses in mandeville Near Lacombe, Louisiana, United States
About 86 days ago, 1/20/14
Ralph's Near San Diego, California, United States
About 214 days ago, 9/14/13
Spotter's comments : I spotted Envy Apples at Ralph's