Yup. Seriously. Only organic.
I know “organic only” can sound all highbrow, but if there is one thing you want to be highbrow about, it is apples. Check out this list. Even if you have seen it 12x, look again. It helps to be reminded.
These top 12 fruit and vegetables are the ones that are the biggest pesticide offenders.
The Dirty Dozen (Always Buy Organic)
- Cherry tomatoes
- Hot peppers
- Nectarines (imported)
- Sweet bell peppers
Yes, apples are number 1. There have been reports of 48 different kinds of pesticides on conventional apples.
This organic apple thing?
This also includes applesauce.
The organic apple thing?
Also includes apple juice.
Can’t afford organic on all 12 of those items listed above?
Just go organic apples, okay?