Mango is one of those fruits that tastes just like summer (if you indulge in a ripe one, that is!). This tropical fruit is great for cooking sweet and savory dishes as you'll see in these delectable mango recipes for summer.
Mangos are great for making everything from hearty salads and Tex-Mex quesadillas to refreshing desserts and beverages. Aside from being loaded with antioxidants, mangos are high in vitamins A and C so they are tasty and good for you!
Here are some magnificent mango recipes for summer and beyond:
Mango and Beet Juice
Quench your thirst with this colorful homemade juice made with mango, beets, pineapple and coconut water. It's the perfect afternoon pick-me-up and great for summertime dining.
Grilled Chicken Wings with Mango Dip
Chicken wings are marinated in a honey-chile sauce and grilled to smoky perfection. The mango-rosemary dip takes them to a whole new level of deliciousness.
South African Bobotie
If you are looking for new mango recipes for summer this South African meat pie is a must. Mincef beef is flavored with onions, almonds, cardamom, raisins, apricots, mango and even bananas. A real treat for the senses.
Chicken and Mango Salad
This summer turn up the volume on your salads by adding slices of ripe mango, watermelon and hazelnut-crusted chicken breast.
Quesadilla with Mango and Brie
Give quesadillas a tropical twist by pairing creamy Brie cheese with mango - it's the perfect combo for an out-of-this-world meal.
Mixed Salad with Mango and Prosciutto
The classic Italian duo of melon and prosciutto gets a little exotic twist with mango and a sprinkle of chili powder.
This fragrant Indian rice pudding is made even more delicious with the addition of mango, rosewater and pistachios.
Mango Ice Cream
The best part about this mango ice cream? It doesn't require the use of an ice cream machine. Now you've not no excuses!
Coconut Rice with Mango Slices
Sticky sweet coconut rice gets an extra dose of goodness from ripe mango. This is a great make-ahead dessert for entertaining.
Mango and Matcha Cupcakes
These adorable mango cupcakes are topped with a sumptuous matcha green tea buttercream icing. Top them with a fresh mango slice for the ultimate presentation.
A delectable Indian mango smoothie that is creamy, satisfying and refreshing - a great way to wash down spicy dishes.
Gin Cocktail with Mango
Sit back and enjoy this festive summer cocktail called 'Revel,' a recipe shared by the Italian bartender Francesco Pierluigi.
With just four ingredients you'll be able to make an invigorating sweet treat the whole family will enjoy.