The thick skin of the Red Delicious apple is bright to deep red in color, oftentimes speckled with faint white lenticels. Its creamy white flesh is slightly crisp and dense offering a mildly sweet flavor and slightly flora aroma.
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Red Delicious apples offer a small amount of vitamin A and vitamin C and have only a trace of sodium. They contain pectin, a beneficial fiber that has been shown to help promote healthy cholesterol levels and slow glucose metabolism in diabetics. Red Delicious apples are also higher in antioxidants than many other apple varieties, most of which is contained in their skin.
Store apples at a constant temperature - refrigerator temperature is good. Apples can be stored in a perforated plastic bag or in the fruit drawer of the refrigerator, where they will keep for a few weeks. Only wash apples when you are ready to eat it!