Alphonso is a Mango cultivar that is considered by many to be the best in terms of sweetness and flavor. It is also one of the most expensive Kinds of mango and is grown mainly in western India. It is in season April through May. Weighs between 150g to 300 grams each.
The southern part of district of Ratnagiri and northern parts of Sindhudurg in Maharashtra state, ie. Region around the Devgad Taluka produces the finest quality of alphonso mangoes in India.