Entries in press (5)


Chow Down on a Cherry Pizza at Fire

8 Reasons to Visit Wenatchee, WA by BC Living, July 2015

"If you've never had a pizza topped with cherries (and we bet you haven't!), you've been missing out."

Check out BC Living's article about 8 reasons to visit Wenatchee, WA. Pizza topped with cherries is just the beginning...

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Orondo variety volume up for 2014

Article in Fresh Plaza, May 8, 2014

"US: NW cherry crop expected to reach between 20-21 million boxes

Enthusiasm is running high at Chelan Fresh Marketing in Chelan, WA, with the start of 2014's cherry season just weeks away. According to Marketing Director Mac Riggan, early shipments will start on June 10, and the season is expected to run through mid-August.

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Seattle Magazine's 3rd Annual Food Establishment List: The National Impact Edition

Article in Seattle Magazine, April 2014

"Meet the 45 people, collectives and companies that put Seattle in the national food atlas

Chelan Fresh represents the beautiful Orondo Ruby, a new variety of cherry found in the orchards of Marcus Griggs near Orondo. The Ruby is an early yellow cherry with full red blush and super sweet in taste. A signal to all of us that summer has begun!

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Orondo Ruby Cherry: G&C's Beautiful Anomaly

Article by Christine Pratt, Wenatchee Valley Business World, September 2, 2012.

"Shiny, vibrant red with golden flesh and a sexy name, the Orondo Ruby cherry is too beautiful to consider a mutant variety."
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In the News

And Did You Know

Produce Industry News
March 19, 2012

Orondo Ruby Cherries

Review & Photos by Shoebox Chef, August 7, 2010.

Orondo Family Discovers New Kind of Cherry

Wenatchee World
March 23, 2009

Flushed with Blush

Good Fruit Grower
May 2009