These 5 tri-state area orchards are for hard-core apple lovers

“Ugly apples taste better” is the motto at Twin Star Orchards, but don’t let that deter you: Their homegrown, farmed fruit may be homely but this rustic expanse is a sight for sore eyes, especially after a week in the city. Pick your own, then head to its Brooklyn Cider House tasting room for some of the hard stuff. Read the full article here