Apple Bakers Delicious is a fantastic early cooking apple, a true pleasure to eat with its acidic taste, a really juicy apple with lots of sugar and an intense flavour. Bakers Delicious is a very handsome apple with bright orange flushes over the skin and a deep cream, crispy flesh.
Emneth Early makes a medium sized early, yellow green skinned culinary apple with an excellent flavour and as part of its name suggests is a very early cooker ready for picking by mid August. White sharp flesh high in vitamin C. Cambridgeshire C.1899
Apple Epicure produces heavy crops of delicious but somewhat smallish apples early in the season. Yellow green skin, flushed dull orange with deep red stripes. Crisp juicy sweet flesh with a distinctive and refreshing flavour which when picked straight from the tree has to be one of the joys of the apple picking season.
Apple Katy originated in Sweden around 1947 where it is called Katya and is a cross between James Grieve and Worcester Pearmain. It is ideal for cooler conditions and reliably produces good crops of good medium sized juicy apples, even in poor summers.
Apple Morgan Sweet is an attractive green/yellow colour and the trees are large and vigorous. The greenish-yellow apple ferments quickly, making it an ideal early cider-maker. If not used in the first cider of the season, the sugary refreshing juice is light and can be enjoyed as an early season dessert.
Eating a Tydemans Early Worcester apple straight from the tree has to be one of the pleasures of the early summer apple harvest, good heavy crops of bright crimson red fruits. Crunchy juicy flesh with a delicious sweet taste of strawberry.