Ribston Pippin

Sweet Tart
Description

Ribston Pippin is an average-sized, orange-brown apple, ripening to a bright crimson and yellow color. It has a very strong flavor making it an excellent dessert and cider apple.

Discovered: Early 1700s Yorkshire, England

Parentage: Unknown

Harvest: Midseason

History

This apple was first grown in 1707 in the United Kingdom and was popular by the 1800s when it was first shipped to America.

Grown at these orchards