Made from fresh apples that have been peeled, cored and processed only with water, Stokely's applesauce is the perfect addition to recipes and baked goods. The flavor is reminiscent of fresh-picked fall orchard apples and the pleasant pureed texture will make your baked goods moist and flavorful. Alternatively, it can be enjoyed as a sweet treat all on its own. It comes packed in cans that are hermetically (completely air-tight) sealed and that are processed with heat to assure a long shelf life.
Color: Bright, uniform
Consistency: No more than slight separation of components
Finish: Evenly distributed, not watery or pasty
Brix: > 9.0%
pH: 3.6 - 4.2
The shelf life of this applesauce is dependent on storage conditions and is highly variable. It should be stored under cool, dry conditions and in a humidity controlled environment. The industry standard for shelf life is 36 months from the date of manufacture when stored under optimum conditions.
Note: The specifications listed above are averages only. They change from year to year depending on growing conditions. For the most up to date information on specific lots, please contact our sales department here.