An excellent new variety which delivers flavour, sweetness and a crisp, dense texture, as well as an attractive bi-coloured appearance. The variety is licensed, so the quality standards are protected, so it will rarely be substandard in supermarkets.
Origin: Originally from New Zealand, Jazz is the result of a long breeding programme with crosses of Gala x Braeburn.
Grown in: Grown in New Zealand, and under licence in England, USA, France and Chile.
Harvest & Availability: Production and stocks of Jazz are controlled as this is a trade-marked variety, so the transition from northern to southern hemisphere supply will be cleanly managed:
November to May: from France and UK
May to November: from New Zealand and Chile