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FROM the FARM: Ample apple season inspires winning recipe

FROM the FARM: Ample apple season inspires winning recipe

Apples have remained bountiful this season, with branches so laden with fruit at our farm, some of our trees' limbs have even cracked and dropped to the ground because of the weight.

November 06, 2013 12:00 am
Tastefully Simple Candy Crunch Caramel Apple Kit

Tastefully Simple Candy Crunch Caramel Apple Kit

Tastefully Simple's Candy Crunch Caramel Apple Kit makes six small caramel apples and contains caramel, two toppings to choose from (honey roasted peanuts or almond toffee), six dipping sticks and fun gift tags. It is $19.95 with a Halloween special of buy one, get one free at tastefullysimp…

October 24, 2013 6:30 pm
Cornell research orchard seeks the perfect apple

Cornell research orchard seeks the perfect apple

Trees at Cornell University's research orchard this fall are heavy with waxy apples, deep-red, round apples, oblong apples and aromatic apples that smell like autumn.

October 02, 2013 12:00 am
It's apple season in the region

It's apple season in the region

It's prime time for apple picking so round up the family and get out to the orchards. There's a bumper crop of apples this season at County Line Orchard, said Ryan Richardson, the orchard's owner and manager.

September 18, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Roasted Boar's Head with Apples

Roasted Boar's Head with Apples

Roasted Boar's Head, adored with apples, was a traditional menu focal point for any royal feast during the Elizabethan Era. Roast pork served with spiced apples highlights the special menu featured at the 2013 Barker Hall dinner event on April 13.

April 07, 2013 12:00 am
New Products for Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012

New Products for Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012

Better than ever

November 28, 2012 6:30 pm Photos

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Grapples Grape Flavored Apples

Grapples Grape Flavored Apples

Grapples are the only apple on the market that actually crunches like an apple, and tastes like a grape. As healthy as other apples, nothing else on the market is like them and this distinction has lead to their gaining popularity. They are $2.99 to $3.99 in the produce section of stores or …

November 28, 2012 6:30 pm
FROM the FARM: Easy apple cake recipe a simple hit

FROM the FARM: Easy apple cake recipe a simple hit

While pumpkin seems to be the preference for Thanksgiving dinner pies, apple likely has even more of a traditional connection with the early day colonists.

November 21, 2012 12:00 am
Easy tips to make holiday parties healthier

Easy tips to make holiday parties healthier

Give guests a leg up on their New Year's resolutions with these tasty, healthful tweaks to your favorite holiday dishes.

November 19, 2012 9:00 am
Some Red Delicious are more delicious than others

Some Red Delicious are more delicious than others

The apple I handed my daughter was no ordinary Red Delicious. She was about to sink her teeth into more than a hundred years of history.

October 24, 2012 7:00 pm
Local apple orchards and pumpkin farms offer favorite autumn attractions

Local apple orchards and pumpkin farms offer favorite autumn attractions

Fall has moved in after a very unusual weather year that has not been good for apple orchards, but has helped produce some good pumpkin crops. Some area farms that open in the late summer and fall have had to make adjustments due to unusual conditions this year, but families can expect to fi…

October 03, 2012 6:00 pm Photos

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U-pick offerings fewer as crops lost

U-pick offerings fewer as crops lost

A lone apple in a tree at County Line Orchard in Hobart on Thursday. Due to bad weather, the orchard lost most of its apple harvest. To remain open and continue established customer traditions, the orchard chose to source apples from elsewhere and make them available for "picking" from gutte…

September 13, 2012 3:07 pm
U-pick offerings fewer as crops lost

U-pick offerings fewer as crops lost

Apples sit in a rain gutter hanging from a tree at County Line Orchard in Hobart on Thursday. Due to bad weather the orchard lost most of its apple harvest and came up with the gutter idea to allow for an apple picking experience. The apples are shipped in from other orchards.

September 13, 2012 3:07 pm
U-pick offerings fewer as crops lost

U-pick offerings fewer as crops lost

Myers Elementary School first grader Payton Smith, center, and Madison Cooper, right, pick apples out of a rain gutter hanging from a tree at County Line Orchard in Hobart on Thursday. Due to bad weather the orchard lost most of its apple harvest. To remain open and continue established cust…

September 13, 2012 3:07 pm
U-pick offerings fewer as crops lost

U-pick offerings fewer as crops lost

County Line Orchard tour giude Liz Chalfant explains to Myers Elementary School first graders how apples grow at the orchard in Hobart on Thursday. Due to bad weather, the orchard lost most of their apple harvest, but has shipped in apples from other orchards.

September 13, 2012 3:07 pm
Apples are tempting, but not just to us

Apples are tempting, but not just to us

With more forethought, Adam might not have bitten the apple and I might not have planted apple trees. But he did, and I did, and we each must deal with the consequences.

October 27, 2011 12:00 am
FROM THE FARM: Winning apple pie recipe includes a nod to cobbler

FROM THE FARM: Winning apple pie recipe includes a nod to cobbler

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

September 28, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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FROM THE FARM: Recipe opportunities span apples to oranges

FROM THE FARM: Recipe opportunities span apples to oranges

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

September 14, 2011 12:00 am
Cooking up a competition: VHS students turn up heat in Iron Chef contest

Cooking up a competition: VHS students turn up heat in Iron Chef contest

VALPARAISO | First impressions can sell or sink a prepared recipe.

June 03, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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