The only downside of summer ending is that we have to part ways with our favourite mangoes. Mango spells magic the whole season with its mushiness and sweetness that we all love every single year. If you are a die-hard fan of mangoes like us and wish you could enjoy the goodness of this fruit all year round, you can thank us, for we found some excellent ways to do it. You can preserve the fruit by making some yummy dishes that will not let you miss your favourite mango after it's gone.
Here are some interesting recipes to pack and preserve mangoes for the whole year. So long, mangoes!
5 Mango Recipes For Storing And Preserving Mangoes -
1. Aam Papad
A tangy dessert-like snack made of mango pulp. You just have to blend mango pulp with sugar and some salt, then spread it on a sheet to form a thin layer and let it dry. It's a perfect small meal to carry around and eat on the go.
2. Mango Jam
Also known as Kairi Aani Kothimbiricha Tikhat Jam in some parts of India, this mango jam creates a terrific combination of sweet, tangy, sour and spicy flavours. Raw mango is boiled and mashed into a pulp, which is later combined with jaggery and roasted spices like cumin and chilli powder. If you want to make sweet mango jam, increase the amount of jaggery/sugar and replace spices with some lemon juice.
3. Mango Pickle
The iconic pickle repertoire of Indian cuisine is probably captained by mango pickle. It is undisputedly the most popular pickle of all times - a great accompaniment for all Indian meals.
4. Mango Chutney
This sweet mango chutney can liven up any meal. Pair it with parathas or breads and you'll have a complete meal in itself to relish. Bonus - it's super easy to make.
5. Mango Dip
Add mango dip to your collection of salsa dip, mayonnaise and others. Blend mango pieces with vinegar and store in an airtight jar. Vinegar acts as a natural preservative. Use this dip to make different variations. We have an exciting mango feta cheese dip recipe for you.
If you are a true mango lover, you have to try these recipes.
Revel in 'Mango Magic' all 365 days a year - your wish just came true!
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