Here at Pepin Heights Orchards, we are motivated by one simple premise: apples should be exciting. We know that when you bite into one of our apples, you expect more than mere calories. You expect to revel in the flavor, and delight in the eating experience. We take that responsibility seriously. In fact, our goal is that after eating a Pepin Heights apple, you’ll want another one – right away.

We grow extraordinary apples. We ship them only for a short time, while they are at their peak. We sell them only through top retailers who share our passion for great food, and in our own store.


SweeTango and Sweet Potato Soup

This soup recipe features quintessential fall flavors – including SweeTango. It was developed by Chefs Jon Shook and Vinny Dotolo of LA’s Animal Restaurant. VIEW »


From KSTP-TV: On Honeycrisp’s 20th Birthday, The Origin Story

This fall, Pepin Heights is celebrating 20 years selling Honeycrisp, that’s the longest in the industry! Thanks to KSTP-TV and reporter Josh Rosenthal – and to our colleague, friend, and world-renowned apple breeder David Bedford from the University of Minnesota – for doing such a great job telling this story. Watch here

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Pepin Heights celebrates 20 years selling Minnesota’s most famous apple

Honeycrisp is widely considered to be an overnight success story. Except that its success didn’t happen overnight, and its story almost didn’t happen at all. Pepin Heights Orchards, Inc., was in on the ground floor. We are celebrating 20 years of commercially selling Honeycrisp this fall, and sharing the credit for a quintessential Minnesota and […]

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