News & Recipes

Spring is here!

September 19, 2018

...and it's finally dry enough to plant our new block of Ambrosia apple trees. Check out the spring snow on the hills in the distance! Read More

It’s raining, it’s pouring

September 7, 2018

It's been a wet few weeks down here in the Bay, with our pumps working overtime to drain the excess water from our orchards to keep our trees from drowning. Check out these photos John took of...Read More

Lemonade™ Mocktail

August 14, 2018

Great option for Dry July!   Ingredients 2 green tea bags 2 cups boiling water 1L juiced Yummy Lemonade™ apples (approx. 8 apples) 1 sliced Yummy Lemonade™ apple   To...Read More

Apple Pops

August 11, 2018

A fun, creative activity to do at home in the school holidays...   You will need... 1 Red Delicious apple 1 Granny Smith apple Melted dark chocolate (or caramel) Chopped nuts Chia...Read More

Apple & Chia Bircher Muesli

August 10, 2018

Yummy NZ Rose apples add the perfect natural sweetness to this classic nutritious brekkie.   Ingredients 1 NZ Rose apple (grated with skin on) 1 cup rolled oats 1/2 cup water (or...Read More

Braeburn Sangria

August 10, 2018

Delicious chilled on a hot day, or for winter, try warming this up for mulled wine with a Braeburn twist!   TO MAKE 3  cups sliced Braeburn apple – approx. 3-4 apples ½ c calvados...Read More

Green Apple Detox Smoothie

August 10, 2018

  1 cup packed kale leaves, stems removed 1 cup packed spinach leaves Juice of 1/2 lemon 1 granny smith apple, cored and diced (approx. 1 and 1/4 cup) 1/2 cucumber, diced 1/2 teaspoon...Read More

Ambrosia Ambrosia

August 10, 2018

  A Yummy take on the indulgent Ambrosia dessert, this really is a food of the Gods!   Ingredients: 2 Yummy Ambrosia apples (peeled, cored, and roughly chopped) 1 cup...Read More

Cinnamon Baked Ballarat Apples

August 10, 2018

The perfect end to a dinner with friends, just add a dollop of Greek yoghurt or vanilla icecream. Ingredients: 6 Ballarat Apples 100g softened butter ½ cup brown sugar ½ cup sultanas or...Read More