Category: Aamodt’s Apple Farm Blog

Santa’s Story

Posted by Barb Casey - December 6, 2013 - Aamodt's Apple Farm Blog santa original

Our 15-foot tall Santa Claus originally came from the old St. Paul Book and Stationery Store. He guarded the store’s rooftop in downtown St. Paul for many holiday seasons, until the store closed and the building was torn town in

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A Big (Green Egg) Success!

Posted by admin - October 29, 2013 - Aamodt's Apple Farm Blog, minnesota apples eggfestwinners

The First Annual Apple Harvest EGGfest was a big success! Two hundred Tasting Tickets sold out. Tasters had a great time sampling inventive recipes, from apple wood smoked pork tenderloin and chicken thighs, to smoked apple blue cheese pizza, chili

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It’s going to be a great apple season!

Posted by admin - August 10, 2013 - Aamodt's Apple Farm Blog Order Honeycrisp Apples

Good news for Minnesotan apple lovers: our apple crop appears to be virtually unaffected by this year’s unpredictable weather.  Despite the recent news about heavy rains in the South affecting both the quality and quantity of the nation’s produce supply,

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Chris Aamodt’s Favorite Apple? Meet Keepsake.

Posted by admin - October 5, 2012 - Aamodt's Apple Farm Blog, minnesota apples mn-apples

Aamodt’s Apple Farm owner Chris Aamodt’s favorite apple goes quietly unnoticed by most orchard visitors. “Keepsake” is an interesting little apple that, like Honeycrisp, is a product of the University of Minnesota’s apple breeding program. In fact, it’s a parent

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