As soon as the first leaf turns orange and I feel a cool breeze, I’m breaking out the fall candles and recipes. Apple season in Alabama is just around the corner and you can pick your own at these orchards a short drive outside of Birmingham. We’ve even included the easiest apple galette recipe to make after you’ve gone picking.
The end of summer was always a bittersweet time for me. On one hand, growing up, it always signaled the end of a three month long vacation. But on the other hand, it signaled the start of muscadine season—something I looked forward to all year long.
Now that school’s almost out, it’s the perfect time to plan a trip to a local u-pick farm. Get your cooler ready with some lunch and cold drinks, pack sunscreen, hats and bug spray, and head out for a tasty adventure.
We’ve put together the basic info for you. Be sure to call first to make sure all the details are current. Some places take cash, while others take a variety of payments.