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How to Make Ambrosia Apple Juice

How to Make Ambrosia Apple Juice Enjoy fresh juice - even if you don't have a juicer Fresh squeezed Ambrosia apple juice - is there anything better? How about if you make it at home for a fraction of the cost of store bought? Juicing gained popularity over a decade...

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In the Ambrosia Orchard: Preparing for Harvest

In the Ambrosia Orchard: Preparing for Harvest A Vernon grower shares how the 2017 Ambrosia apple season is going. The big question these days is, 'when are we going to get our local Ambrosia apples?'. We check in with Raj Bagha of RJ Bagha Orchards in Vernon, BC to...

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Snack Ideas for a Healthy & Happy Back-to-School

Snack Ideas for a Healthy & Happy Back-to-School Sending kids back to school right Along with the parental celebration of back-to-school, comes the daily chore of packing up lunches and snacks. It's an ongoing struggle because all too often the healthy parts get...

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[Recipe] Arugula & Ambrosia Apple Salad

[Recipe] Arugula & Ambrosia Apple Salad A perfect blend of flavours Spicy, sweet, creamy, tangy... when a salad is this packed with flavour, there's nothing 'side' about it. This dish is worthy of being the main attraction at dinner tonight. We were inspired by...

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10 Health Benefits of Eating Ambrosia Apples

10 Health Benefits of Eating Ambrosia Apples How an apple a day really may keep the doctor away It's a pretty well known fact that apples are healthy but not a lot of people know exactly how eating an apple improves wellness. There are a variety of health benefits but...

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Floods and Fires Affecting the Ambrosia Apple Orchards

Floods and Fires Affecting the Ambrosia Apple Orchards It's been a crazy year for weather in southern BC so we thought we'd check in with an Ambrosia apple farmer to see how the flooding and fires have affected their crop. In case you aren't from British Columbia,...

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Take Ambrosia Apples for a Hike

Take Ambrosia Apples for a Hike The Perfect Trail Snack If you're planning to hit the trails this summer, make sure that you take along some sustenance so you don't peter-out before reaching the peak. Ambrosia apples are a great choice as hiking fuel. At about 100...

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Why Kids Love Ambrosia Apples

Why Kids Love Ambrosia Apples Keeping healthy foods in their diets Getting kids to eat healthy foods isn't always the easiest task. Parents employ countless tricks to get their kids the nutrition they need. Whether it's counting the grapes they have to eat or...

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Campfire Roasted Ambrosia Apples [Recipe]

Campfire Roasted Ambrosia Apples [Recipe] A Tasty (and Healthy) New Way to End Your Camp Meal There's something special about food cooked over an open fire. It might be the subtle smoky flavour or perhaps it's that it usually happens on a camping trip. Unfortunately,...

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How Ambrosia Apples Help Kids (and Adults) Focus

How Ambrosia Apples Help Kids (and Adults) Focus Alertness is just a few crunchy bites away. If you struggle to stay focused, Ambrosia apples are packed with nutrients to help. Even the act of eating the apple will also make it easier to concentrate. Many kids (and...

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Where are Ambrosia Apples From?

Where are Ambrosia Apples From? Discovering the Birthplace of Ambrosia – The Stunning Similkameen Valley As you may have learned in our video about how Ambrosia apples came to be, this unique apple was naturally created as a result of a chance seedling. There were...

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Healthy Spring Rice Bowl with Ambrosia.

Recipe: Healthy Spring Rice Bowl with Ambrosia. A Fresh Dinner Idea Packed with Nutrition and Taste. Foodies and food journalists agree - it's 'bowl-mania'. One website even declared 2017 the 'Year of the Bowl.' Ambrosia is getting in on the action with this healthy,...

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5 Great, Unexpected Ways to Enjoy Ambrosia Apples & Beets

5 Great, Unexpected Ways to Enjoy Ambrosia Apples & Beets Recipes that prove apples and beets belong together. At first glance, it might not seem like a perfect pairing but apples and beets have a way of bringing out the best in each other. Ambrosia apples in...

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Are Apples Good For Baby Food?

Are Apples Good For Baby Food? A Fine First Fruit We've talked a lot in this blog about the health benefits of apples for adults, but you might be wondering if they are also good for babies. And if so, how can apples be safely prepare as baby food? Ambrosia apples...

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The Staggering Importance of Bees for Apples

The Staggering Importance of Bees for Apples Springtime at Ambrosia apple orchard. There's a reason that people say springtime is magical. Just visit an Ambrosia apple orchard when the bees are buzzing around the pink and white blossoms that have just burst open to...

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Is it a Mistake to Peel Your Apples?

Is it a Mistake to Peel Your Apples? The Hidden Benefits in Apple Skins Peeling apples is a time honoured culinary tradition but you may be throwing away the best part. It's time to park the apple peeler if you want to get the most out of your daily Ambrosia apple....

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How to Make Ambrosia Apple Fruit Leather [Recipe]

How to Make Ambrosia Apple Fruit Leather [Recipe] These fruit roll ups are nutritious snacks that kids will happily eat. There are two things that are pretty universal about kids: They love to play with their food. They turn their noses up at anything labeled...

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How Long do Ambrosia Apples Keep?

How Long do Ambrosia Apples Keep? Tips for keeping your apples fresh It's around this time of year that Ambrosia apple fans start to worry about when the supply will run out. Ambrosia apples are typically harvested in late September here in North America meaning we're...

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Chef Adair Scott Named Ambrosia Apple Chef of the Year

Chef Adair Scott Named Ambrosia Apple Chef of the Year Ambrosia Apple Fans Loved his Recipe the Most For the past two months, Ambrosia apple fans have been testing out recipes crafted by award-winning Okanagan chefs. Fans were tasked with picking their favourite....

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How to Make Ambrosia Apple Cinnamon Chips

 How to Make Ambrosia Apple Cinnamon Chips  This easy recipe never fails to please There are so many reasons to bake your own apple chips. For starters, they're a tasty yet healthy snack. Secondly, they're a great way to preserve apples for when the fresh Ambrosia run...

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Natural, Healthy Way to Cure Garlic Breath

Natural, Healthy Way to Cure Garlic Breath Garlic Lovers Rejoice Over Tasty Bad Breath Solution If you love garlic-laden foods but hate the lingering garlic breath that follows, we've got good news. The solution is just as tasty as the problem. We all know what it's...

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How Apples Can Help You Avoid the Pain of Constipation

How Apples Can Help You Avoid the Pain of Constipation And, what to do if you're already constipated. It's not exactly dinner conversation but according to Statistics Canada over a quarter of the population reports suffering from chronic constipation. A great deal...

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Get Your Apple a Day with These Creative Breakfast Ideas

Get Your Apple a Day with These Creative Breakfast Ideas 5 ways to up your apple intake before noon We all know the old adage about 'an apple a day' but if you're finding it difficult to remember to eat your apple each day  it might be best to do it first thing in the...

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Contest Alert! Ambrosia Apple Chef of the Year

Contest Alert! Ambrosia Apple Chef of the Year Vote for Your Favourite Recipe and You Could Win Conest is now closed. - Winners will be announced soon.   We can't decide which is our favourite part of our latest contest Ambrosia Apple Chef of the Year. The part...

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How Can an Apple Save your New Year’s Resolutions?

How Can an Apple Save your New Year's Resolutions? Starting the New Year with One Good Habit. It's that time of year again when we shed the old year and look forward to a new one filled with hopes and resolutions. However, statistics show that our new year ambitions...

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Why Prune Ambrosia Trees in the Dead of Winter?

The Apple Orchard Sleeps, but the Farmers Don't You might be inclined to think that Ambrosia apple growers kick up their feet and relax all winter long while the trees slumber. Think again. Winter is an important time in the orchard and farmers are out there every day...

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Spicy Ambrosia Apple Cider Recipe

A Warm Apple Hug on a Cold Day There are two common reactions to seeing snow falling outside the window. It's time to go outside and play / shovel / prune some Ambrosia apple trees (okay, maybe that's just us). It's time to snuggle up beside the fire with a hot,...

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Last Minute, Healthy Hostess Gifts

Show them you care (even if you forgot to plan) It's party season! You've got your cheery attitude and you're ready to belt out some carols.  But, oops - what about a little something for your host? If hostess gifts tend to be an afterthought for you, we've got an...

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Ambrosia Apples Announce Curling Sponsorships

Ambrosia Apples Announce Curling Sponsorships Ambrosia Apples in the House (that's curling humour) Ambrosia is happy to get behind the growing curling movement in Canada as a sponsor of the Home Hardware Canada Cup 2016, the 2016 Travelers Curling Club Championship,...

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How to Marinate Your Ambrosia Apples [Recipe]

An Experimental Dessert Recipe Worth Tweeting About Remember when finding a new recipe meant buying or borrowing a cook book? These days we encounter recipes in all corners of our digital world - including Twitter. We recently spotted a series of tweets by Ed Pawley...

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How Did Ambrosia Apple Come to Be?

Revealing the Mysterious Origins of Ambrosia Apples You may have heard that Ambrosia apples are the result of a 'chance seedling.' This explanation leads to many more questions and further fuels the mystery of where Ambrosia apples came from. The technical explanation...

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Freshest Salad Topping Ideas

How to take any salad to the next level Salads are a great way to add healthy eating to your day but let's face it, all those greens can get a little boring. We've got some great suggestions on how to take your salad to the next level of deliciousness, featuring...

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What is the Best Bedtime Snack for Sleep?

How an Apple Before Bed Can Help You Sleep Better. As the days get shorter, there's one topic that seems to be on everyone's mind - sleep.  It's natural that our circadian rhythms shift with the seasons but altering our routines isn't always that easy. As a result, we...

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Do Dentists Love or Hate Apples?

5 Ways Your Teeth Benefit from Eating Apples Most people are familiar with the adage, 'an apple a day keeps the doctor away'. In recent years, this has been amended to, 'an apple a day keeps the dentist away' but is this true? Do dentist really think that apples are...

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Ambrosia Apples: From Tree to Table

The journey of your favourite apple starts at harvest time. Have you ever looked at your Ambrosia apple and wondered how it got from the orchard to the store where you bought it? Each apple goes on quite an adventure before it winds up in your fruit bowl at home....

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What’s Behind the Apple Cider Vinegar Trend?

How Fermenting Ambrosia Apples Could Boost Your Health Have you heard of the apple cider vinegar craze? Drinking apple cider vinegar is nothing new but it's regaining popularity in a lot of healthy-eating circles. It's more than a fad. There is substance to this...

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Bats in the Orchard

Bats in the Orchard Why Farmers Want More Winged Friends Bats get a bad rap. You can blame Halloween with it's scary fanged version of bats. Or, perhaps old folktales are responsible with their depiction of bats as blood-sucking, flying rodent. Most people turn (and...

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5 Ways to Get Kids to Eat Healthier

5 Ways to Get Kids to Eat Healthier Strategies to help children eat better. With back-to-school comes a return to bagged lunches and after-school snacks. For a lot of parents, this poses a challenge – how to prepare food that’s healthy but that kids will actually eat....

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Ambrosia Apples and Kohlrabi in a Slaw Recipe

Ambrosia Apples and Kohlrabi in a Slaw Recipe Picnic Pleaser. We always love finding Ambrosia apple recipes that are perfect for a picnic or potluck. This recipe from Good Food screams, “take me to the park and share me!” The trick to a good apple slaw is getting...

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How Ambrosia Apples Help Runners Perform and Recover

Runners' Secret Revealed Whether you're a casual jogger or training for a marathon, your runner's body needs nutrients to perform and recover. Luckily, the solution is both easy and tasty - Ambrosia apples. Before your run, an apple is a light  snack (usually about...

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Ambrosia Apples & The Power of Snacking

  Ambrosia Apples & The Power of Snacking Snacking Breaks Free From Bad Rap In our busy lives and convenience-driven world, nutrition can sometimes take a back seat. Nutritionists all over North America are surprising people with their latest approach to...

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