It’s apple season and Heinen’s Grocery is taking the opportunity to officially kick-off fall in style by celebrating AppleFest in all of our stores, including their Barrington location! All are invited to join Heinen’s Friday, September 30th through Sunday, October 2nd and sample fresh-picked apples, family favorite apple recipes, apple-inspired food and drink tastings galore.
Friday, September 30th 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, October 1st & 2nd 11 a.m – 3 p.m.
All weekend long during AppleFest we’ll be sharing tastes of crisp apple cider, Heinen’s seasonal butternut squash and apple soup, premium grilled pork tenderloin with apple glaze, apple fritters, hard ciders and so much more. You don’t want to miss out on Heinen’s AppleFest.
Did you know?
A medium sized apple:
- Contains no fat, saturated fat or sodium.
- Has only 80 calories!
- Contains no cholesterol or artificial colors or flavors.
- Is an excellent source of fiber helps reduce cholesterol.
During apple harvest season there are just so many available varieties of delicious apples to choose from. We all have favorites from Gala to the trusty Red Delicious but don’t overlook the lesser-known varieties like Jonagold or Empire — they’re quite a treat!
When it comes to baking, saucing or just plain snacking, it’s not always easy to know which apple is best. Depending on the application, you’ll want to choose your apples carefully. Click here to find Heinen’s list of their most popular varieties of seasonal apples, many grown just miles from Heinen’s stores, so you know which is perfect for you.
Heinen’s Grocery is located at 500 N. Hough Street, between E. Main Street and Route 14 (next to Meatheads) in Barrington, Illinois. They’re open 7 days a week from 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. For more information, visit Heinens.com.