Heritage Reserve Navel Oranges

Have you ever wondered what an orange tasted like 50 or even 100 years ago? Would it have tasted like the oranges that we know today? It’s not too often, these days, that we're given the opportunity to enjoy a piece of fruit grown in orchards that were not only around, but thriving, that long ago. Our friends at LoBue Citrus are...
Holiday Grape Growers

Our friends at Columbine Vineyards really know their grapes. And we’re not talking about your everyday grape enthusiasts, we're talking about some serious grape heads. It all started in 1926, when Marin Caratan, the founder of Columbine Vineyards, harvested his first crop of premium table grapes in Delano California. Since then, the Caratan family and...
Locally Ohio Grown Produce

Ohio apples are here! Ohio apples are here! We're having a hard time containing our excitement now that apple season is finally upon us. The weather has been beautiful and that means that local Ohio apple orchards are bursting with fresh fruit. Loads of fresh-from-the-tree apples are arriving at our stores daily for maximum freshness. From...
Apples

Did you know? A medium sized apple: -Contains no fat, saturated fat or sodium. -Has only 80 calories! -Contains no cholesterol or artificial colors or flavors. -Is an excellent source of fiber helps reduce cholesterol. During apple harvest season there are just so many available varieties of delicious apples to choose from. We all have...
Sliced Pears

It simply doesn't get any better than our selection of Rushing Rivers Pears from our friends at Stemilt World Famous Fruit in Washington State. These juicy, crisp and irresistible pears are delivered fresh from the orchards to your plate. Here are a few tips for selecting, storing and enjoying fresh pears: Ripening and Storage: Some varieties but...
Pears Growing on Tree

If you ask us, we'll be quick to tell you that the best pears in the world are our Rushing Rivers Pears grown in the scenic river valleys of Central Washington state where mountain slopes meet pristine river beds and fertile soil unlike any other place in the country. That happens to be right where our friends and long-time produce...
Locally Grown Peaches

The season for Ohio and Illinois grown peaches is finally here and we're bringing the very best of the orchards right to you everyday at Heinen's. This summer, after back-to-back years of sparse availability due to severely cold winters and frost damage, the resilient mid-west peach crop is once again thriving thanks to a mild winter and recent...