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Flavor Profile Well-balanced sweet and tart elements; hints of tropical fruit flavors.

The Gala apple offers a wonderful balance of tart and sweet that help it stand up to a range of different flavors. It pairs well with bold, distinctive flavors such as curry powder, fresh ginger, tarragon, basil, and chives. In general, savory flavors complement the Gala best; sweeter ingredients can overwhelm the apple's own moderate sweetness.

This is a wine-friendly apple, making it a good choice for recipes served as an appetizer or main course accompanied by wine. It pairs particularly well with Riesling, Chianti, Merlot and Pinot Noir wines.

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Central Washington

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