They have yellow skin with russet dots. Inside, they have crispy, juicy, yellowish-white flesh.
The flavour is sweet, with hints of pineapple. Some also detect pineapple in the aroma when stored for a month or so before eating.
The tree needs to cross-pollinate with a different tree.
Ananas Reinette Apples are suitable for fresh eating, cooking or juicing.
Ananas Reinette Apples originated in the Netherlands, probably by 1821.
“Ananas Reinette” means “pineapple russet.”