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Welcome to Candy Apple Orchard's web site ... 
 
The apples are starting to show a nice size aided by the thinning that was done in June.  
 
The warmer temperatures are a challenge in making sure that the irrigation pipes are moved on a good rotation.  We have a good crew from the neighborhood helping with this project!
 
So we have trees full of apples that we expect will ripen and be ready for a great fall season!
 


  
 Carol & Burton Briggs

Our orchard has a variety of trees including Red Delicious, Golden Delicious and Rome Beauties.  The Golden Delicious have a very good flavor and make a great applesauce and dried apples.  Red Delicious, one of the most famous American varieties, are wonderful in Waldorf Salad. The Rome apples are a firm, slightly tart apple that are great for applesauce, caramel apples, apple pies, apple dumplings, baked apples, and apple crisps.  All three are a good eating apple depending on your preference and are much better picked from the tree than from the grocery store.
 
All varieties are 85 cents per pound. 

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Our location and mailing address is:
1871 West South Slope Road, Emmett, Idaho 83617

Phone: (208) 365-1413

During October, our orchard store is stocked with local pressed apple cider, apple butter, fruit salsa, jams, take and bake apple pies, and an assortment of apple related items.
  
 
Our goal is to make your visit to our orchard a family adventure that you will want to repeat every year as some of our guests already do.
 
Hope to see you this fall!
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
*Updated: 08/05/18

Click here to check out a blog about a visit to Candy Apple Orchard.

Click here to check out the Capital Press Article on our orchard!

Click here for Gem County Chamber of Commerce web site and Orchard Map

Emmett Events

There are several 2018 events happening in Emmett that may be of interest:

June 13-16 - 84th Annual Cherry Festival, Emmett City Park

July 4th - Fire Works Display, Gem County Sports Island  

October 5th & 6th - 26th Annual Harvest Festival and Street Fair, Downtown Emmett 

A River Through Time, Civil War Encampment & Reenactment, Gem County Sports Island 

 


 

  

Questions or comments? Get in touch with us by phone or the email link below.

carol@candyappleorchard.com

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