Golden Delicious apples are sweet, juicy and crispy with a very agreeable aroma and fine fruit acid.
The apples are medium to large in size, elongated, symmetrical and of uniform shape. The colour of this variety ranges from greenish yellow to golden yellow.
Golden Delicious was discovered around 1890 as a chance seedling in West Virginia, USA. Large scale production of this variety started in 1914 and nowadays is grown all over the world.