Taste Washington's apple country
The pears have arrived. They join the apples, half of which still hang from their branches, poised for plucking.
Fruit stand after fruit stand is filled with dozens of varieties, as well as local honey, melons, and squash. It's just two hours from Seattle to the heart of Washington's harvest ― the largest slice of fresh fruit in the state ― yet it's a world apart.
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