We tend to take apples for granted. They are so familiar, almost commonplace ,that it is easy to forget that there is much, much more to the humble apple than a teacher's favourite snack or a wholesome pie.
With thousands of varieties grown worldwide, the apple is tasty, healthy and a feature of many recipes, customs and celebrations.
The apple has become part of our history and culture, influencing art, literature, must and if the story about Newton is true, even science. Our language is full of apple related satins; one of the biggest names in technology is named after one- and apples even have their own city!
So come and join our apple appreciation.
101 things to do with Apples is a practical guide to this versatile fruit.
Includes sections on general guide to benefits of apples, recipes and apple crafts and decorations