Tuesday, 19 October 2010

More pressing business

    OK, nothing new in the world of apples this weekend, except this time I had a little help shifting them from orchard to press. The sheer decadence and luxury of driving a Kawasaki Mule with a load of apples rather than pushing a wheelbarrow!
    The apples are a very nice sweet red eater caller Ingrid Marie, and what you see in the picture is about 3/4 of our tree's yield. About half of these are stored away for eating, the other half joined the rest of the weekend's haul in the press.
    Now the Mule's mobile again I get the workshop space back for the Rusty Old Wreck.

6 comments:

  1. You can store them after a rid on the back of that thing?

    Caroline xxx

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  2. My driving loses some of its Dukes of Hazzard quality when transporting them :)

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  3. Just some? :)

    So how long can you keep the eating apples for before they go soft and wooly?

    Stace

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  4. I suppose you only went along for the ride..........LOL

    Shirley Anne xxx

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  5. And they look soooo good!!! I'm tasting that cider now. (remember to save some for me).

    Calie xxx

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  6. careful, after nine pints of strong cider you'd never find your way back to the airport!

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