Tart Apple

The Tart Apple (Japanese: すっぱいりんご Sour Apple) is a type of item introduced in Generation VIII.

Tart Apple
Sour Apple
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Tart Apple
Pokémon Scarlet and Violet artwork
Introduced in Generation VIII
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Power 30

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price
SwSh N/A $1,100
SV $2,200 $550


Causes Applin to evolve into Flapple upon use. This consumes the Tart Apple.


Games Description
A peculiar apple that can make a certain species of Pokémon evolve. It's exceptionally tart.


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
SwSh HammerlockeSw
Hidden recurring item (Axew's EyeSw)
Wild Area NewsSh (March 19 to March 25, 2020)
SwShIA Hidden recurring item (Soothing Wetlands, Loop Lagoon)
SV Delibird Presents (after earning 3 Gym Badges)
Sparkling overworld item (Tagtree Thicket)
SVTM Sparkling overworld item (Apple Hills)


Games Event Language/Region Distribution period
SwSh The Isle of Armor promotion packs All June 5 to 11, 2020

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 酸酸蘋果 Syūnsyūn Pìhnggwó
Mandarin 酸酸蘋果 / 酸酸苹果 Suānsuān Píngguǒ
  French Pomme Acidulée
  German Saurer Apfel
  Italian Aspropomo
  Korean 새콤한사과
  Brazilian Portuguese Maçã Azeda
  Spanish Manzana Ácida

See also

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