I am completely intrigued about a new apple hybrid developed by plant breeders at Washington State University called ‘Cosmic Crisp’!  I has a refrigerated shelf life of up to one year and high sugar and acid content.  Proponents of the new apple variety at Washington State University are calling it the ‘Queen Bey of apples’!  Wow, here is a link to a Smithsonian magazine article detailing ‘Cosmic Crisp’ apples – check it out!