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Grown in both the southern and northern hemisphere, Gala Apples are available year round.
A cross between Golden Delicious and Kidd’s Orange Red, the Gala apple is currently one of the most extensively grown apples in the world. It has an impressive lineage, being related as well to both the Delicious and Cox Orange Pippin varieties. It is also parent to several varieties such as the Jazz, Royal Gala and Pacific Rose.
Gala apples are covered in a thin yellow to orange skin, highlighted with pink to red stripes that vary in hue dependent upon the apples maturity. Their dense flesh is creamy yellow and crisp, offering a mildly sweet flavor and flora aroma. Gala’s that are allowed to reach the peak of their sweetness on the tree will have a deeper red hue and a slightly sweeter flavor.
Gala apples are a great snacking fruit as they are low in calories, high in water content and offer a fair amount of vitamins A, C and B. They also contain a dietary fiber known as pectin, which has been shown to lower cholesterol levels and help prevent heart attacks. They also contain trace amounts of boron, which has been touted for its ability to help build strong bones.
The delicate flavor and texture of the Gala apple shines in fresh preparations. They are perfect for use in fruit, green and chopped salads. Add diced gala to fruit salsas and chutneys. Slice and add to burgers, paninis and crostinis. Their sweet flavor becomes milder when cooked making them perfect in baked preparations when paired with stronger flavored apples such a Granny Smith, Arkansas Black, Pippin and Mutsu. The flavor of pears, winter squash, onions, pecans, turkey, curry, brie, cheddar and Swiss cheese complement Gala apples.
Gala apples were developed in New Zealand in 1934 by apple breeder J.H. Kidd. Commercial distribution began in both Europe and the United States in the 1980’s. Gala apples grow well in both warm and cold climates and as result can be found growing in apple growing regions across the globe.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|The Tavern||Coronado CA||602-628-5890|
|La Costa Resort & Spa||Carlsbad CA||760-930-7063|
|Prepkitchen La Jolla||San Diego CA||858-875-7737|
|Marine Room||San Diego CA||858-551-4676|
|Hilton Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-792-5200 x4234|
|JR Produce||San Diego CA||858-270-3857|
|Heights Tavern||San Diego CA||619-302-8178|
|Solace & the Moonlight Lounge||Encinitas CA||760-753-2433|
|The Gingered Pear||San Diego CA||858-692-0510|
|Stevie's Catering||San Diego CA||619-298-7706|
|Miguel's Old Town||San Diego CA||619-298-9840|
|Come On In UCSD||La Jolla CA||858-657-9166|
|Wine Vault & Bistro||San Diego CA||619-295-3939|
|The Market by Buon Appetito||San Diego CA||619-237-1335|
|Donovan's La Jolla||La Jolla CA||858-450-6666|
|Searsucker Bar||San Diego CA||619-233-7327|
|Marriott Coronado||Coronado CA||619-435-3000 x6335|
|Ki's Kitchen Commissary||Carlsbad CA||760-438-8606|
|Cowboy Star||San Diego CA||619-450-5880|
|Bistro West||Carlsbad CA||760-431-9195|
|Omnivore Eating Experiences||San Diego CA||619-890-0809|
|Vi At La Jolla Village||San Diego CA||858-646-7700|
|Tractor Room||San Diego CA||619-543-1007|
|Golden Door||San Marcos CA||760-761-4142|
|Cafe 21 Downtown||San Diego CA||619-795-0721|
|Bertrand at Mr A's||San Diego CA||619-239-1377|
|Cups Farm||La Jolla CA||619-261-9032|
|Offshore Sports Grill||San Diego CA||619-276-2253|
|Olivewood Gardens and Learning Center||National City CA||619-434-4281|
|Market Creek Events||San Diego CA||619-527-6161|
|Davanti Enoteca India St.||San Diego CA||619-237-9606|
|Union Kitchen & Tap||Encinitas CA||760-230-2337|
|JRDN Restaurant||San Diego CA||858-270-5736|
|Cafe 21 Adams||San Diego CA||619-640-2121|
|Festivities Catering||San Diego CA||858-586-2121|
|Great News Cooking School||San Diego CA||888-478-2433|
|Chicago on a Bun (Rancho Bernardo)||San Diego CA||858-487-7776|
|Snooze-Del Mar||San Diego CA||888-703-5300|
|UCSD Food & Nutrition Department Hillcrest||San Diego CA||619-543-2764|
|Rancho Valencia||Del Mar CA||858-756-1123|
|Dine In 2 Nite||San Diego CA||858-875-5185|
|West Coast Tavern||San Diego CA||619-295-1688|
|Sorority Cuisine - Kappa Delta||San Diego CA||510-512-2213|
|Lisa Campbel||San Diego CA||619-295-3173|
|Blind Lady||San Diego CA||619-255-2491|
|Uptown Tavern||San Diego CA||619-847-4688|
|Prepkitchen Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-792-7737|
|Blue Water Seafood Market and Grill||San Diego CA||619-497-0914|
|Rancho Valencia The Villas||Del Mar CA||858-756-1123|
|Harney Sushi Oceanside||Oceanside CA||760-967-1820|
|Prepkitchen Little Italy||San Diego CA||619-247-0394|
|Davanti Enoteca El Camino Real||San Diego CA||858-519-5060|
|Snooze H.C, LLC||San Diego CA||619-500-3344|
|Lil Piggy's||Coronado CA||619-522-6890|
|Carnitas Snack Shack||San Diego CA||619-294-7675|
|Residence Inn Downtown Gaslamp||San Diego CA||619-487-1200|
|Cafe 222||San Diego CA||619-236-9902|
|Cafe Stoked||San Marcos CA||760-212-0953|
|Cafe Secret||Del Mar CA||858-792-0821|
|Third Corner Encinitas||Encinitas CA||619-417-9251|
|Four Seasons Residence Club||Carlsbad CA||760 603 3700|
|Cal A Vie||Vista CA||760-945-2055|
Recipes that include Gala Apples. One is easiest, three is harder.
|A Thought for Food||urple Carrot & Apple Soup|
|Carolina Locavore||Baked Squash and Apple Casserole|
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