Store open for 2016 season on March 9,2016
Maine Maple Weekend-- Saturday March 26 and Maine Maple Sunday March 27


The cart is empty

With the popular Red Delicious and McIntosh for parents, Empire apples were destined to be a hit. It's a sweet-tart combination that's great for everything. The New York State Agricultural Experiment Station in Geneva introduced this new variety in 1966.

What's It Like?

  • A wonderful blend of sweet and tart
  • Juicy
  • Very crisp, creamy white flesh

Best For

  • Excellent for eating and salads
  • Good for sauce, baking, pies and freezing


  • September through August


Our new advertisement

Posted by RICKER HILL ORCHARDS on Saturday, September 6, 2014
Back to Top