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Holmes WINS First Place in COSE Pitch Competition!

Holmes WINS First Place in COSE Pitch Competition!

May 12, 2015    holmes

May 8, was an incredible day for the Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce team! We are so thankful to COSE and the Business Pitch Competition for awarding us $20,000 to bring Holmes Applesauce to life!

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CEO Ethan Holmes, Featured on Blackenterprise.com

CEO Ethan Holmes, Featured on Blackenterprise.com

May 8, 2015    holmes

Keeping track of all the amazing things happening at Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce? Don’t blink! Check us out on

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Justin Harrington featured in the Canton Repository

Justin Harrington featured in the Canton Repository

April 2, 2015    holmes

Justin Harrington featured in the Canton Repository!

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Holmes Mouthwatering on Fox 8 News!

Holmes Mouthwatering on Fox 8 News!

November 9, 2014    holmes

Our founder and CEO Ethan Holmes, got some serious face time on local Cleveland news station Fox 8.

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Where can I buy Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce?

You can buy Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce at the Products page of our website or visit Where to Buy to find one of our many locations.

 My son/daughter has some food allergies, is Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce safe for him/her to eat?

Yes, Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce products are made free of the top eight common allergens, including milk, egg, wheat, soy, tree nuts, peanuts, fish and shellfish.

Do you use chemicals to remove peels from your apples?

No, Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce does not use any chemicals to remove peels from our apples.  

 How long can I store Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce?

Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce can last up to 2 years unopened.

Opened applesauce will stay fresh if refrigerated for a recommended 30 days.

Is Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce pasteurized?

Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce is processed by heat before sealing to prevent spoilage.

Is Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce Kosher?

No, Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce is currently not Koser certified. However, we will be soon in the future.

Where is Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce made?

Our applesauce is handmade in small batches at The Cleveland Culinary Launch Kitchen in Cleveland OH, USA

What may cause mold to appear in damaged jars?

If a top becomes damaged and the product becomes overly exposed to air, it is possible for mold to develop because Holmes Mouthwatering Applesauce is all-natural and preservative free.

What kind of mold could grow in preservative-free fruit?

The mold that might occur is a common food mold, similar to what can happen with fresh fruit that has been overly exposed to air.

What should I do if I think I see mold in my product?

If you think that you see mold in your applesauce, do not consume the product. Hang on to the jar, and call us at 216-618-5043 or email us at contact@holmesapplesauce.com so that we can help you.

Contact Us for any more questions/concerns.