October is coming and with it the apple picking in Luxembourg’s orchards! Tammy compotes, pies or crumbles are yours, but before eating, let’s have some fun and pick them yourself !
The orchards of Steinsel open their doors to the public on the weekends of October 1 – 2 and 8 – 9 as well as on Thursdays from 2 to 6 pm.
Get your boots ready, take bags or crates to store your harvest, and be ready to run between the apple trees while picking apples. There are many varieties to choose from including Elstar, Gala, Cox, Jonagold, Marnika
By-products are also available for purchase, such as apple chips and apple juice. On site, you can also eat and drink to regain your strength after picking.
More informations : steinsel orchards.
Harvesting days at Ramborn
The national cider & apple juice producer, Ramborn Cider Co., invites you to join them for their harvest days on the 1st and 2nd of October. In addition to free tastings of fresh apple juice and ciders, they are also hosting the foodtrucks Hyde Pizza & LëtzeBurger, music acts and plenty of exciting activities for their younger visitors. A fun event for the entire family!
Further information: Ramborn
The “Gielt Band” campaign
This campaign, launched in the spring, allows municipalities, private individuals or companies to open their gardens and orchards to the public by simply attaching a yellow ribbon to the trees to indicate free picking.
Find more information in our article here.
And of course, once you come home with loads of apples, get some inspirations on Kachen.lu for delicious recipes!