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25 Mango Recipes You Need To Try

Mangoes season is upon us!

Lucky for us, mangoes -- our favorite tropical fruit -- are readily available all year long. The best ones, however, are in season from April through June (in other words, right about now, so you'd better learn how to cut one!). This is when the most flavorful mangoes arrive in supermarkets from warmer climates, giving us a taste of what life must be like in the tropics.

While there are thousands of mango varieties all over the world, there are only really two you need to know about. Tommy Atkins mangoes (the green-and-purple skinned ones) are the most common in supermarkets; they're slightly fibrous and not too sweet. If you're looking for something a little sweeter, the Ataulfo is what you want; it's the smaller, orange-skinned mango.

Most important are all the things you can make with mangos. Here are 25 mango recipe you need to try:

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1
Mango Lassi Frozen Yogurt
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2
Mango-Pineapple Salsa
Brown Eyed Baker
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3
Quinoa and Mango Salad with Lemony-Ginger Dressing
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4
Mango Cream Tart With Mango Whipped Cream
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5
Mango Ice Cream with Chili Sea Salt
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6
Beer Battered Fish Tacos With Margarita Mango Salsa And Jalapeño Crema
How Sweet It Is
7
Mango Soufflés With Coconut-Lime Crème Anglaise
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8
Quinoa Salad with Mango, Snap Peas, Ginger & Lime
Alexandra Cooks
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9
Tres Leches Cake Recipe With Mango Cream
A Spicy Perspective
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10
Mango Lassi Popsicles
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11
Mango Srikhand
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12
Mango Salad with Fennel Frond Pesto
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13
Vanilla Bean Chia Pudding With Fresh Mint And Mango
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14
Mango Chicken Curry
Simply Recipes
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15
Mango/Lime And Raspberry/Vanilla Mousse
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16
Mango-Mint Limeade
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17
Rum-Spiked Roasted Caramelized Mango
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18
Coconut and Lime Rice Pudding with Mangoes and Cashews
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19
Thai Mango Salad With Grilled Shrimp
Verses From My Kitchen
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