'Jazz', from New Zealand, a new Apple

Music goes outdoors in many cities at this time of the year, so while you enjoy these summer grooves will you be having a bite of Jazz, a new Apple. I do not mean an I Pod. This and that Jazz is a new Apple. Apple the fruit it is. Produced by Enza in New Zealand,Jazzapples it is now reaching the US Shores. To make 'Jazz' swing off the shelves, the company is sponsoring amongst other things a Women Cycling Team touring the US and Canada this summer. These apples are a blend of Braeburn and Royal Gala.

I discovered 'Jazz' in a piece by Laura Compton on the 'Culture Blog' of SF Gate.

Is 'Strange Fruit' part of the soundtrack.

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