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What makes MacKintosh’s Honeycrisp apple special

September 25th, 2016 / by Taste of Blue Ridge

Honeycrisp – the most amazing apple variety that Mackintosh Fruit Farm has ever grown. It is a delightful crisp textured apple with a balanced flavor that can’t be matched. This variety is very sensitive to the type of soil that it is grown in. It likes lots of calcium and lots of magnesium. Mackintosh Fruit…

September’s Apples and Hard Ciders

September 18th, 2016 / by Taste of Blue Ridge

Get into the fall spirit! We have picked some of the top local farms and festivals for you to get out and enjoy the fruit of the month – apples! This time of the year is perfect for picking fresh apples, and there are several options in the region that are great for doing so with…

Old Town Restaurant Week in Winchester!

September 5th, 2016 / by Taste of Blue Ridge

Restaurant Week in Winchester, Virginia – If you haven’t heard about it yet, you have got to mark your calendars! From September 12th through September 17th, restaurants in the heart of Winchester will be offering great deals on their delicious food. For just $30 per person at any of the participating restaurants, you can get…