Striped Beefing Apples This page first published: Sep 5, 2004 · Updated: Jun 17, 2018 · by CooksInfo. Copyright © 2021 · This web site may contain affiliate links · This web site generates income via ads · Information on this site is copyrighted. Taking whole pages for your website is theft and will be DCMA'd. See re-use information. Related to Norfolk Biffin Apples. Has crimson stripes. Cooks up better than Norfolk Beefing, but doesn’t store as well. History Notes Found in 1794 in garden of William Crowe, Norwich, Norfolk, England. Not really grown much until after 1850.