- a red variety of apple that ripens in the autumn.
Origin of Winesap
Examples from the Web for winesap
Historical Examples of winesap
They are then to be used as "stocks" on which to graft Baldwin, Winesap or other varieties.The Apple-Tree
L. H. Bailey
I consider the Winesap the best, as it has paid me the best, and I am planting for winter profit only these two.
I store in an out cellar covered with dirt, in barrels, and find Winesap keeps the best.
I have stored some in barrels in cellar, and all kept well, Winesap perhaps a little the better.
I would not recommend the Winesap as a commercial apple, as it is usually small.