By Rowan Jacobsen
Apples have robust personalities, starting from crabby to healthy. The Black Oxford apple is basically crimson, and appears like a plum. The Knobbed Russet feels like the affection baby of a toad and a potato. (But do not be fooled through its looks.) The D'Arcy Spice leaves a touch of allspice at the tongue. minimize Hidden Rose open and its internal key is published.
With greater than one hundred fifty art-quality colour images, Apples of unusual Character exhibits us the fruit in all its glory. Jacobsen amassed specimens either universal and infrequent from all over the place North the United States, deciding on one hundred twenty to add, together with the simplest kinds for consuming, baking, and hard-cider making. every one is observed by means of a photo, historical past, lore, and a listing of features. The booklet additionally comprises 20 recipes, savory and candy, assets for getting and starting to be, and a advisor to the easiest apple fairs. it is a must-have for each foodie.
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Apples of Uncommon Character: Heirlooms, Modern Classics, and Little-Known Wonders by Rowan Jacobsen