Open since 1943, Mercier Orchards brings people together with nature in various fruit picking events. The orchard features U-pick opportunities; apple picking is the most popular and the site offers more than 35 different varieties of the fruit. Depending on the season, you can find strawberries, cherries, blueberries, peaches, plums, nectarines, and pumpkins in this countryside haven. The orchard features a bakery and deli store, a fruit market, and a winery.You can buy fresh fruits and fruit pies, ciders, dressings, and sauces, fruit jellies, butters, and preserves on site and taste specialty candies, such as apples dipped in dark or white chocolate fudge, or glazed nuts and brittles. If you're not sure what to choose, try a staff favorite--the apple cinnamon bread. Plan to visit Mercier Orchards during your Blue Ridge vacation using our convenient Blue Ridge trip maker app.
Mercier Orchards reviews
Mercier Orchards had the best tasting apples. The you pick experience was just awesome! Field guides were extra friendly. They were also very informative and helpful. Fun for the entire family. Made a super delicious apple pie with their McIntosh apples!
We absolutely LOVED IT! Whether you are with your kids on a family outing or ready to taste the best hard cider in Georgia, Mercier Orchards is the place to go. The facility is huge! They have thousands of delicious and beautiful things to taste and buy. There is a wonderful outdoor seating area where you can drink cider flights and wine that's covered. They even had live music on Saturday when we were there! We will definitely be back. I highly recommend Mercier Orchards 😍
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