Mangoes are one of the best things about summer. Only at this time of the year do we enjoy the fruits. During this season we also prepare a number of common mango dishes such as pickles, shakes, smoothies and other sweet treats. After a while, the same type of dishes can become monotonous. So how can you spice up your mango dishes? There are some offbeat mango recipes you can try at home and we’re sure they’ll leave you wanting more. So if you are open to the idea of trying something new and unique, we have a list of 7 offbeat mango recipes for you.
Here are 7 mango recipes
1) Mango Sewiyan
If you like meaty mangoes, you’ll love this delicious sweet delicacy. Sewiyan, also called vermicelli, is cooked in ghee with milk and other dried fruits after roasting. Just add mangoes to give it a fruity twist and it will taste amazing. This dish takes about 30 minutes to prepare.
(Also read: Kerala Mango Curry Recipe: This refreshing flavorful curry enchants indulgence in every bite)
2) Mango sandwich
In addition to sweet dishes, mangoes can also be used for a variety of snacks. Mango sandwiches are one such snack. Mangoes, yogurt, powdered sugar for sweetness, and cardamom powder for flavor are all you need. Imagine the goodness of mangoes sandwiched between bread spices and topped with cream. This dish can be a quick fix to your hunger pangs.
3) Mango Chicken Curry
Chicken chunks cooked with raw mango and other spices are delicious. If you haven’t already, try making this delicious Mango Chicken Curry at home now. Make it for your lunch or dinner and serve with rice for a complete meal.
Aam ka chunda is a unique mango dish from Gujarat. It includes mango, sugar, and a variety of masalas like red chili powder, dry mango powder, and asafoetida, among others, for a touch of flavor. You can have it with your regular food. You can also keep it in a jar and have it later whenever you like.
5) Mango Avocado Shrimp Salad
If you like salads, this recipe will surely appeal to your taste buds. It’s a one-bowl meal that’s easy to make with mangoes, avocados, scallions, cilantro, chili, and shrimp. Try this one and we bet you will love it.
(Also read: Pair Your Chips With Mango Salsa Dip This Summer. Watch the recipe video here.)
6) Chilled Mango Soup
This chilled mango soup is perfect for beating the heat on a summer’s day. Plus, it’s a healthy combo of mangoes, cucumber, green onions, tomatoes, and garlic. Make it quick and share it with your family members too.
7) Mango Rice
If you are looking for a wholesome rice dish, use some raw mangoes and prepare this delicacy. Mango rice contains crunchy peanuts, spices and various legumes to boost its nutritional value.
Now that you have a variety of unique mango recipes to choose from, prepare them before the fruit runs out this season.