- Folks who know their fruit rave about Red Jacket Orchards apricots. Tree-ripened to sweet perfection, their blushing red-orange skins give way to musky, luscious flesh. Enjoy while you can — New York's growing season is short, making these local gems truly limited-availability treats.
Plan ahead! Our apricots arrive firm. They'll soften in 2-3 days at room temperature, or you can speed up the process by storing them in a paper bag. When your apricots yield to gentle pressure, they're ready.