TJ Apple of the Month Pt IV:TJ’s Mystery Apple

Will the real Taliafero please stand up?

Will the real Taliaferro please stand up?

In 1798, Thomas Jefferson grafted nearly one hundred apples that replaced the Virginia Crab as his favorite cider apple and which, he claimed, was the closest thing to wine that was not wine that he had ever tasted.

What was this mystery apple?

For Part I of Tj’s Favorite Apples click here.
You’ll find Part II here.
And not- to-be-missed, Part III is here.

Source: Twinleaf Journal

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One Response to TJ Apple of the Month Pt IV:TJ’s Mystery Apple

  1. […] Part IV of TJ’s favorite apples can be enjoyed here. […]

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