AN APPLE PARADISE
Marlene® apples are created, grow and are sold by VOG, the Alto Adige Fruit Growers Cooperative with 16 member cooperatives representing 5,200 producers that together harvest some 600,000 tonnes of apples a year, equal to 25% of the Italian harvest. Other than 7 Marlene® apples, the VOG Consortium harvests and sells 4 other varieties that are highly valued and always in demand: Pink Lady®, Kanzi®, Modì® and Rubens®. Would you like to find out about them? Let's meet them one by one.
Characteristics and uses:
grown in western and southern Europe, its name means “hidden treasure” and the exact origin of its special taste is a real mystery. Its exotic and surprisingly tasty flavour makes it a real delight for the connoisseur.
beautiful shape and size, regular and compact with shiny skin and perfect aroma.
juicy with a balanced sweet and sour flavour.
full and precise, with a perfect balance of sweet and sour.
from mid-September to July.
Find out more about Kanzi®.