Nature is amazing, isn’t it? Just when you think you know what “normal” is, it throws you a curve ball. Nothing is really what it seems.

This odd little fruit is a great example. At first it appears to be a normal apple, but when you take a bite you get something you could never have imagined.

They’re called pink pearl apples, and they’re like fruit from another world.

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Developed in 1944 by Albert Etter, pink pearl apples are known for their uniquely beautiful red-colored flesh.

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These positively delicious apples are typically found only in California.

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Their flavor has been described as tart and sweet to perfection.

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They typically ripen between late August to mid-September, so get ready to be on the lookout!

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They add a really lovely visual touch to the traditional apple pie recipe.

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I’ll take 12, please.

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Who else wants one?

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I really thought I was pretty well-versed in the world of apples, but you see something new every day. I just can’t wait to try one for myself. It’s like fruit from a fantasy world!

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