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Stone Fruits 2018 @ Andy's Orchard in Morgan Hill

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

Andy's Orchard in Morgan Hill opened for the season on May 15. I had a chance to visit last weekend to buy the first cherries from its own orchards: Brooks and Black Tartarians. I bought some of bo...

CJ Olson update [Sunnyvale]

rworange
by rworange 11 years ago

The cherries are wonderful as always. This is the last week for the apricots. The Santa Rosa plums are just in and, IMO, they are not there yet. They are not the usual wonderfulness of juice with t...

Summer Lady Peaches Grown by Baird Family Orchards

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

The peaches served with the Tails & Trotter grilled sausages, https://www.chowhound.com/post/tails-trotters-portland-farmers-market-psu-1076071 , were the Summer Lady variety grown by Baird Family ...

Machado Orchards pies vs. Ikeda

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by gordon wing 15 years ago

was reading in the Sacramento Bee about how good the pies are at Machado Orchards up in Auburn (Foresthill Exit). Usually at this exit I go to Ikeda's - right next to the freeway (80) - where the ...

Brentwood Cherries 2018

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

Orchards and farms in Brentwood on the urban boundary are popular summer time u-pick and farmstand destinations. The cherry season is here and producers have started opening on weekends this month....

Stone Fruits 2017 @ Andy's Orchard in Morgan Hill

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Andy's Orchard in Morgan Hill is my favorite source of tree-ripened stone fruit. It opened last week for the season. My first time to visit at the start of the harvest, beginning with cherries, and...

Cherries in Morgan Hill: Andy's Orchard and Mariani Orchards Roadside Cherry Stand

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 years ago

Monday I stopped by Andy's Orchard to see how the cherry crop's doing. Very well, thank you. Black Tartarians, the end of Brooks, Rainiers, and Bings were all in peak form. The Bings were especia...

Kishu Mandarins @ Andy's Orchard in Morgan Hill

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Monday morning I dropped by Andy's Orchard in Morgan Hill. A regular stop for me during stone fruit season for the fabulous cherries, apricots, peaches, nectarines, and plums, however, this might h...

ORGANIC LOCAL APPLES

heybaldy
by heybaldy 3 years ago

Hip hip hooray, new years, it comes twice a year in our household. A tradition was usually fulfilled with supermarket apples from IGA. This year we have house guests from Florida (great! this is l...

Rockridge Orchards & Cidery--A Beer Oasis in Enumclaw

kaleokahu
by kaleokahu 3 years ago

There's a well-kept sudsy secret lurking in the shadow of Ti'Swaq' (aka, Tahoma, Tacobeh, Pooskaus, Tacoma or Mount Rainier). FORTY-FIVE taps for tasting and $10 growler fills. Allegedly TWO TH...

PYO Apple Orchards That Allow Dogs?

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by jrenken 9 years ago

Does anyone know of any orchards in the area that allow you to bring dogs? The only one I've been able to find so far is Rock Hill. Most of the websites I've looked at either don't say anything a...

Apple orchards suggestions welcomed - missing Phil's Apples

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by latertater 5 years ago

We are sadly missing Phil's Apples out in Harvard, its wonderful cider pressing 'til December, and especially its proprietor, Phil Rymsha. Apparently someone bought it and is trying to continu...

Apple Orchards in RI

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by RhodyRedHen 5 years ago

We love going out to the pick-your-own apple orchards at this time of year, but we're always sad to leave our beloved canine companion at home. Many orchards ban even leashed pets (often for health...

Orchards That Have Heirloom Apples?

hiddenboston
by hiddenboston 5 years ago

What are some orchards in Eastern MA (or beyond) that have heirloom apples? Any thoughts?

Battleview Orchards - This may be the last week for pick your own strawberries

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by HillJ 5 years ago

Heading out to their Freehold orchard early this morning. $3.25/lb and they are still plentiful and gorgeous. Sweet as candy. In 20 minutes I had 7 lbs. Peaches in early to late July Nectari...

Apple orchards + Apple cider makers?

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by maoyi 6 years ago

Hey chowhounds! A few friends and I are looking to pick some apples, but we were wondering if there was an orchard that had an apple cider brewery type of thing going on the side? Ideally one th...

Great Apple Orchards?

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by Elyssa 10 years ago

With all this rain and the AC on overdrive creating a chill my thoughts turned towards Fall this afternoon (despite it being 80 degrees out). I've never been apple picking in the DC area but grew u...

Mann Orchards in Methuen, MA now sells wine?

pinehurst
by pinehurst 7 years ago

..or so says a sign out front? Anybody explore that yet..is it fruit wine, like the Nashoba label? I try to avoid that place in the month of November up to Thanksgiving, due to general T-Day flocks...

495, Worcester and north--orchards and lunch close to the highway?

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by spa 7 years ago

We're going to be driving from NY to Maine a lot in the coming years (our daughter just started college at Bates). I posted some of our Maine finds on the Northern NE board but wanted to check in a...