The Golden Delicious Apple’s Suitability and Flavor
It is excellent as an eating apple, with its crisp, creamy, white flesh, which is sweet, tasty and juicy.
Golden Delicious falls in the aromatic group, along with delicious, winter banana, ribston and MacIntosh.
At Northern Natural we take it a step further by mixing together 7 different varieties of hierloom apples for a tastebud-tingling medley of sweet and tart flavors. Our premium gourmet blend includes: • Red Delicious • Golden Delicious • Jonathan • Northern Spy • Rome.
CIDER REVIEW: CIDER52: WEST COUNTY CIDER REDFIELD … Here is a cider that uses 25% Golden Delicious apples to great effect.
Granny Smith & Golden Delicious (with added tannin) are used often in the Australian ciders and give a thinner, light colored drink, this is sweetened to give what Australians have come to expect cider to taste like.
Cider Apples 101 …. I like The Hills Cider Company’s approach by trying to get some sort of quality system in place. For example, through their experience they believe Granny Smith gives acidity and crispness, Golden Delicious gives complexity and Jonathon offers up-front apple flavour.
Apples: A Guide to Selection and Use – The Golden Delicious a general use cider apple while also adding aromatics to cider blends.
Commercial Cider Makers Using this Variety