The orchard produces about twenty varieties of apples from mid of July to November including Honey Crisp, Gala, Jonagold, McIntosh, Empire, Spy, Russet, Fuji, Ambrosia, Ruby MAC, an 100+ years old Duchess, yellow transparent. Lodi and Cortland, as well as pears, plums and cherries. Rhubarb, Raspberries and Northern Hardy Kiwi are also grown on site.
Our apple store will be open from September 4 and we will have Empires, Royal Gala, McIntosh, Cortland and Honey Crisp Apples as well as our Damson Plums and Barlett Pears ready for purchase.
In middle to late October, we will have Russet, Ambrosia, Fuji, Red Delicious and Golden Delicious. Northern Spy, Ida Red, and Mutsu will likely be ready in early November.
We will be opening our orchard for apple pickings from September 15 until September 30 and you will be able to come and enjoy a day in our orchard! .
Date: August 16th 2018, 6pm start 10pm End
An Event you won’t want to miss
Perfect Pairing Dining Experience
You’re invited to join us and satisfy your summer escape
Reserve - $75.00 per person
- Choice of House Salad or Caesar Salad
- Fresh pan grilled scallops
- A summer delicacy served pm a bed of Mexican corn paired with our Signature smoky chipotle aioli paired with Ocala Red Wine
- Wood Grilled Atlantic salmon. Caught during peak of summer paired with jumbo shrimp and finished with a Creamy parmesan artichoke topping. Served with pan roasted tomatoes paired with Ocala Fruit Wine
- Neighbourhood Catch. Fresh fish unique to the area. This fillet is served over jasmine rice and topped with our signature warm mango salad.
- Ocala Signature home baked apple pie with a scoop of French vanilla ice cream or a generous slice of Cheddar Cheese
Date: Sepember 29th to 30th 2018, 10am to 4pm
Pick your own apples and enjoy a wagon ride through our orchards. Enjoy a sampling of our wines and don’t forget about our Signature Apple pie made with Duchess apples picked from our orchard. For the kid or the kid in you we will have candied apples on sale as well as burgers and hotdogs at the grill throughout the event.