Apples are one of the most widely cultivated tree fruits, and the most widely used fruit by humans. Apples grow on small, deciduous trees.
The apple tree originated in Western Asia, where its wild ancestor, Malus sieversii, is still found today.
Apples have been grown for thousands of years in Asia and Europe, and were brought to North America by European colonists.
I’ve never been big on apples, therefore never cared for applesauce, pie, crisp, or apple butter. However on my recent stay in the hospital, I had this huge red apple on my dinner tray.
It looked good, plump and juicy so rather then reject it as I normally would I simply sat it aside that evening.
The next day sometime after lunch and before dinner, I decided to try this lovely fruit. Boy have I been missing out. It was plump, juicy, sweet. I savored every bite, and found a new love for “apples”
Once I am up and about in the kitchen I plan to whip up some dishes from savory to sweet desserts using this wonderful and very versatile fruit.
And that is why the “Apple” is just…….
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