Women’s Day

Hi everyone! I’m Irma and I am one of the co-owners and co-developers of the Red Prince apple! There are so many reasons why I love the Red Prince, that is hard to find a place to begin or the right words to explain just exactly how much they mean to me- but let me give it a try! As you have read from one our previous stories, healthy living is super important to our family. People in North America are so busy that we lose track of the most basic things that can really make our day-to-day lives better, like healthy eating. I believe an effort has to be made to switch out unhealthy snacks for alternatives that can help encourage & generate significant health benefits. By growing the Red Prince apple, I feel like we are contributing to a happier and healthier tomorrow. Did you know that red skinned apples are especially high in antioxidants, contain plenty of pectin and loads of fiber, which helps to reduce cholesterol and fight off cancer cells. The Red Prince, with is distinctive ruby-red skin does all of these things while also encouraging healthy heart and memory function! While I am proud that our apple serves as such a healthy and easy option for people and families in North America, I am also incredibly excited about the quality & unique-ness of its taste! I have 4 children of my own, so I know how hard it can be to please everyone when it comes to having the right foods in the house. However, when my kids come home from College and...

National Peanut Butter Lovers Day

Can you believe that it is already March 1st?! We certainly can’t. However, one great thing about March 1st is that it is National Peanut Butter Lovers Day! This is a holiday that we here at Red Prince Apples are most definitely celebrating. Did you know that when you pair the sweet, tangy and crisp Red Prince Apple with Peanut Butter you have pretty much reached the epitome of perfection!? So in the spirit of National Peanut Butter Lovers day, we have given you the perfect recipe to celebrate with! Baked Red Prince Apple and Peanut Butter- and good news, it’s just as easy as it sounds! This yummy and quick little pairing is absolutely perfect for breakfast, as a snack or even as a dessert when you add a scoop of vanilla ice cream into the mix. So here’s how to get in on this flavourful fun!  Before starting, pre-heat your oven to 375!  Step 1- Pick out your favourite Red Prince Apple and wash it! Grab your peanut butter (smooth or crunchy will work great!) and measure the amount you would like to use. I used roughly 3tbs when baking mine!  Step 2- CAREFULLY core the Red Prince making sure to not go straight through the bottom of the apple! Step 3- Scoop and stuff your Red Prince Apple with your chosen quantity of peanut butter.  Step 4- Place your peanut butter stuffed Red Prince apple into a baking dish and add about 1 cup of hot water, then place it in the oven! Allow your Red Prince apple to bake to perfection! What does this mean? I...