Where: Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello
931 Thomas Jefferson Pkwy, Charlottesville, VA 22902
When: Saturday, October 29, 2016, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Details: This annual event, truly a unique opportunity to explore the essence of the apple, has been among our most popular programs. Supermarkets today provide only a limited sample of the thousands of apple varieties once available to 19th-century fruit lovers. Peter Hatch, Monticello’s Director Emeritus of Gardens and Grounds, will provide numerous apple varieties, each introduced with a discussion of their history and culture. Participants will taste, savor, and, most importantly, rate each apple in this two-and-a-half-hour program.
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