Honeycrisp Apples

Honeycrisp apples are a hybrid of Macoun and Honeygold apples, out of programs from the University of Minnesota (which explains why it is the state fruit of Minnesota).  Originally brought to market in 1991, has become prized based on it's combination of sweetness, crispness, and juiciness.

Honeycrisp apples are rapidly gaining in popularity because of their prized taste and texture,  and this variety usually gets a higher price in the marketplace.