Did you miss your First Kiss?
Did you miss the first year of First Kiss, the new University of Minnesota apple? A cross between a Honeycrisp and an apple from the University of Arkansas, the fruit delivers a well-loved crunch, lively flavor, and is sold out at most locations.
Mark your calendars for next year, because many orchards around the state got bushels from their trees. Here’s a handful of nearby spots to check out next orchard season:
• Apple Ridge Orchard – Mazeppa
• Big Woods Orchard – Winona
• Fireside Orchard & Gardens, Inc. – Northfield
• Hoch’s Orchard & Gardens – LaCrescent
• Sogn Valley Orchards –Dennison
• Wescott Orchard – Elgin
• Witzel Farm & Garden – Kasson