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Pick wild apples and can applesauce

Pick wild apples and can applesauce

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Food, drinks, and equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I have the honor to have vacationing guests from all over the world who come and leave with generous notes of thanks for having had the opportunity to live as I do with my children now, and as my grandparents and great-parents once did here. We treasure our farm-like setting reminiscent of an 1800’s farm with pleasant meadows, beautiful mountain views and brilliant star-filled nights, and I am…
Leslie
Leslie
Leslie
Leslie

What we’ll do

We’ll jump right in picking apples from our 100 year old trees and then bring our baskets to the Lodge where individual kitchenettes are all set up to begin making applesauce. The apples are cored and chopped, then cooked slowly, creating a steamy aromatic setting. Once cooled, we slip off the apple skins which are saved to be fed to our chickens and ducks, add some sugar and spices, and voila,…

What I’ll provide

Food
Light lunch
Drinks
Coffee, tea and water
Equipment
Canning equipment & jars

Where you'll be

The historic apple trees on our mountain are all quite different in flavor and were planted over a hundred years ago throughout our land by my great grandfather. The views of the mountains and the Hudson River below are spectacular, and in fall, the colors are amazing and the air is crisp. After picking, we’ll bring our apples back to our rustic Lodge where we have individual kitchenettes set up for making apple sauce and canning.

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Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 12 and up can attend.

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Leslie
Pick wild apples and can applesauce
New experience
£42/person
New experience
£42/person