The Sonya is sweet, with a sophisticated flavor and crunch that customers around the world have come to enjoy. Crisp and flavorful, it is derived from a Red Delicious and Gala. The Sonya is a relatively new apple, developed in the south island of New Zealand.
Sonya has two distinctive features. First, it has unusual shape – it is a very tall apple stemming from its parent Red Delicious. Sonya’s other distinctive feature is its exceptional sweetness (even sweeter than Gala) and low acidity. It also has exceptional storage and keeping qualities.