+

The 15 Best Varieties of Apples, Ranked

Image : (Image: Stefano Gargiulo/iStock)
When allowed to properly ripen on the tree -- look for a yellow-green color -- this apple can be extraordinarily sweet and enjoyable, great for saucing. It’s a terrific apple when fresh, but be wary of the green Golden Delicious apples offered by supermarkets, as they’ve likely spent months in storage.