Golden delicious apples are a yellow apple with a sweet taste.
Select golden delicious apples with smooth skin. Avoid apples with any bruising as it indicates it has been dropped. If you would like to store them place them in the crisper drawer with a damp towel placed over them.
Golden delicious apples are great eaten out of hand. They can also be used in salads or with peanut butter. These apples are also used for apple butter. If you wish to mash them you can make an apple sauce. Due to their sweetness they also do well in pies and desserts.