Thursday, March 29, 2012

The Scions have arrived!

The scions have arrived! Woohoo! No not those awful toaster things with wheels, I got scion wood of 3 different varieties of apple trees which include "Wealthy," "Winekist," and the desert apple "Milo Gibson"

Desert apples have been known to command insane prices such as the ones grown by Akinori Kimura, an apple farmer in Japan that used to get over $15US per apple for deserts that the rich and fast paced chefs of Tokyo would create masterpieces of Epicurean delights that would make Anthony Bourdain weep along side Iron Chef Morimoto.

If you don't know the story of Akinori Kimura, I suggest reading this:

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