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Apple peels

Do not throw apple peels away

Radek Štěpán 12. 11. 2023

Apples are probably the most popular fruit around central Europe and maybe all over the world. So, how many do you eat every day? Apple a day keeps doctor away…right? Whatever your answer is, apples are great and you should…


Caramelized apples as a perfect autumn dessert

Radek Štěpán 08. 11. 2023

We all appreciate classic home cooking but many of us often replace home recipes with all kinds of quick substitutes. But there is one sweet treat that is quick, yet classic. Caramelized apples. They are considered fast food but still…


Few tips how to process apples

Radek Štěpán 30. 09. 2023

One of the most common apple processing methods is to make an excellent cider. But if you don’t mind putting a little bit extra effort in, you can use them differently, maybe even better. We are talking about apple strudels…


How to store fruits and vegetables properly so they last as long as possible.

Radek Štěpán 11. 09. 2023

We all know that we cannot use all fruits from our garden right away. For example, we all store apples and pears in boxes under the best possible conditions to make sure that these goodies last. But we also store…

Dried apples

How to dry apples in an oven properly

Radek Štěpán 10. 09. 2023

Dried apples are a great but also healthy. We all know that. They are high in fibre, contain no fat or gluten, and of course there is no added sugar or other preservatives. To ensure that you have the best…


How come apples in supermarkets look so great and for so long?

Radek Štěpán 03. 02. 2023

We all know what fruits we can find in supermarkets all year round. Yes, apples. To have fresh apples all year round is very difficult, especially in our climate, so it may seem rather strange that you can get fresh…


Baking apples is fun!

Radek Štěpán 13. 12. 2022

Today, we shall not teach you how to bake the the typical caramel apples that came from the US. Today we shall give you a recipe how to make a typical Czech Christmas delicacy that will make your entire house…

Monilinia fructigena

Monilinia fructigena and apples. Protect your apples in time

Radek Štěpán 24. 09. 2022

Are you sick of looking at your apple trees? Do you see many apples turning brown or even completely rotten? Well, if you do your tree has been infected by Monilinia fructigena. This fungus typically attacks the fruits, but you…


An apple with worms is often better than chemically treated apple

Radek Štěpán 18. 08. 2022

Have you picked and apple from an apple tree and found out that it has worms? Not a big deal. Worms are quite common in apples. Usually you can tell right away that the apple has been infested with worms…


Non-traditional ways to use apples you may or may not know

Radek Štěpán 03. 04. 2022

Apples are very popular and are consumed in our region throughout the entire year. Yes, I hear you. The quality of apples currently displayed on shelves of many supermarkets during winter and spring, is very questionable at best, but even…