With the popular Red Delicious and McIntosh for parents, Empire was destined to be a hit when it was developed at Cornell University in 1966. It is a sweet-tart combination that is very versatile.
January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November, December
- Wonderful blend of sweet and tart
- Very crisp, creamy white flesh
- Excellent for eating and salads
- Good for sauces, baking, pies and freezing