February 6, 2015

Auburn: Machado Orchards; restaurant review

Highway 49--Gold Rush Country

Machado Orchards  100 Apple Lane/Bowman Frontage Rd., across the freeway from Ikedas at the Bowman exit, (530) 823-1393.  Daily 8:30-6:30. 

In addition to well-priced produce, this fruit stand sells fresh pies already baked or uncooked to be baked at home, fresh apple juice, hand-dipped caramel apples, and jams (I adore the Damson Plum).  I thought the house-bottled peach halves tasted no better than store-bought canned versions, but I’d go out of my way to come here to purchase the totally addictive Habanero Chunk Pickles.  Restrooms are reached outside and feature an apple-orchard-side waiting area.  An annual Apple Festival occurs each October.

pie shop at Machado Orchards in Auburn, California

preserves at Machado Orchards in Auburn, California

More things to do in Auburn.

More things to do in Gold Rush Country.

More loos with a view

More ideas for exploring Northern California.

images ©2015 Carole Terwilliger Meyers

No comments:

Post a Comment