To The Core

Cute Valentine's Day Recipes with Apples and Pears

Posted by Elizabeth Williams on Feb 12, 2018 12:12:20 PM

Valentine’s Day is the opportunity to have fun by whipping up sweet treats that show your loved ones how much you care. Apples and pears add a touch of wholesomeness to decadent Valentine’s desserts. 

Check out our round-up of cute Valentine’s Day recipes with apples and pears that even Cupid couldn’t resist!

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Topics: Recipes, apples, Dessert, holiday

Fun with Rockit™ Apples: Recipes and Crafts

Posted by Elizabeth Williams on Feb 5, 2018 10:27:36 AM

What to make with RockitTM apples? We’ve got loads of ideas!

Check out our recipe and craft ideas, round up the kids, and get cooking!

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Topics: apples, rockit

Meet The Grower - Marsha Gores

Posted by Meg Raines on Jan 8, 2018 12:00:00 PM
Chelan Fresh is proud to represent the growers of Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan counties in Washington State. Check in with our blog - To The Core - to find out what’s happening in the orchards that produce some of Washington’s Finest Mountain Grown Fruit.
 
Many of the orchards in our valley are a family affair, with everyone in the family having a key role in the operations. This month we get to know Marsha Gores of Gores Orchards Inc., which she owns with her husband Mark Gores.
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Topics: apples, Meet the Grower

Women of Chelan - Cory Colbert

Posted by Meg Raines on Dec 20, 2017 3:45:56 PM
Women Growers of Chelan
Many of the orchards in Chelan valley are a family affair, with women playing a critical role in running smooth operations and growing the business. In our new blog series Women Growers of Chelan” we sit down with them to discuss their roles and thoughts on the industry.
 
This month we checked in with Cory Colbert. She and her husband Jim own Jim Colbert Orchards, LLC in the Chelan area. In addition to helping Jim with the orchard, Cory has a full time job at Chelan Fruit.
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Topics: apples, Meet the Grower

12 Amazing Christmas Desserts with Apples

Posted by Elizabeth Williams on Dec 14, 2017 3:55:25 PM

What are you making for Christmas dinner? Apples can take center stage at dessert time thanks to our list of 12 Amazing Christmas Desserts! Raw, baked, dipped… there are endless ways to enjoy them with your family and friends.

Oh, and don’t forget to leave a few out on Christmas eve for Santa and his reindeer. We hear Saint Nick’s new favorites are Rockit™ apples!

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Topics: apples, Dessert, holiday

Best Thanksgiving recipes with apples and pears

Posted by Elizabeth Williams on Nov 17, 2017 11:30:39 AM

If you’re anything like us, you’re knee deep in Thanksgiving menu planning. Not sure what to make? Chelan Fresh is here to help! The holidays are a great time to surprise guests with new recipes that complement old family favorites.

Apples and pears can be used in sweet and savory recipes, making them a versatile addition to your holiday meal.  We have selected 12 recipes that are guaranteed to wow your family and guests.

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Topics: apples, pears, holiday

Meet the Grower: John Bostock

Posted by Meg Raines on Nov 16, 2017 7:42:05 AM

Chelan Fresh is proud to represent the growers of Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan counties in Washington State. Check in with our blog - To The Core - to find out what’s happening in the orchards that produce some of Washington’s Finest Mountain Grown Fruit.

We have a special interview for you this month with organic grower, John Bostock, of Bostock New Zealand. John is the largest producer of organic apples in New Zealand and partners with Chelan Fresh. We are thrilled that we were able to catch up with him during his trip to Chelan.

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Topics: apples, Meet the Grower

Halloween apple recipes to make with kids

Posted by Elizabeth Williams on Oct 23, 2017 12:16:14 PM

Witches, pumpkins, ghosts, cobwebs, trick-or-treating and… apples! Yes, Halloween is right around the corner and it’s the perfect time to get kids excited about eating apples.

While bobbing for apples is a Halloween classic, we’ve come up with some more original and kid-friendly Halloween recipes and crafts featuring this fan-favorite fruit.

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Topics: apples

Meet the Grower: Harold Schell

Posted by Meg Raines on Oct 11, 2017 12:29:41 PM

Chelan Fresh is proud to represent the growers of Chelan, Douglas and Okanogan counties in Washington State. Each month we will introduce them to you in our “Meet the Grower” series. Check in regularly with our blog - To the Core - to find out what’s happening in the orchards that produce some of Washington’s Finest Mountain Grown Fruit.

This month we are talking with Harold Schell of Chelan Fruit.

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Topics: apples, Meet the Grower, sugarbee

What's the weather for PMA Fresh Summit 2017 in NOLA?

Posted by Lorinda Oscarson on Oct 10, 2017 3:04:17 PM

The weather forecast for PMA Fresh Summit in NOLA is sunny, warm and a bit humid! No hurricanes or big thunderstorms are in the forecast. Pack the short sleeve shirts and swim trunks.

Wednesday - 78 and sunny
Thursday - 81 and sunny
Friday - 82 Partly sunny and very humid
Saturday - 85 Partly sunny and humid 

Find Chelan Fresh at Booth #2261 and look for SugarBee™ buzzing around. Take a photo with our SugarBee™ Apple mascot and tag #FreshSummit , #WhereIsSugarBee, #ChelanFreshSummit for a chance to win our Chelan Fresh prize pack!

 

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