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Macoun

Want a perfect no-fat dessert that will satisfy your sweet tooth? Macoun may just be your apple, but, hurry, these special apples are only available in the Fall. Macoun was developed at the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station in Geneva in 1932. It's named for a famous Canadian fruit breeder.

What's It Like?

  • Extra sweet and aromatic
  • Very juicy
  • Tender, snow white flesh

Best Uses

  • Excellent for eating
  • Good for sauce and salads

Special Hint

  • Try serving Macoun slices with cheese for a sophisticated dessert in the autumn.

Availability

  • October through November

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