What’s the best thing about summer? Certainly, mangoes! Juicy, sweet and absolutely divine, this king of fruits is much loved and most looked forward to. With a number of varieties to offer like Alphonso, Chaunsa, Dashehari, Langra, Kesar, Totapurietc., India leads the production of mangoes in the world. The sweet taste of mangoes underlined with a subtle tang has created many fans across the globe. But, we tend to overlook how amazingly healthy mangoes also are.
Raw Mango Rasam
Traditionally known as mangaai rasam, this dish comes from down South. Fiery spices teamed with the tang of raw mangoes makes for a dream combination on a sunny day. You can make these as an accompaniment for lunch.
Corn and Raw Mango Salad
This healthy and hearty salad can cheer you up instantly. Toss together corn, spring onions, bell peppers, cherry, tomatoes and herbs pepped up with chunks of raw mango. A crunchy, refreshing salad to pack for a mid-day meal.
Mango and Mint Kheer
The much loved Indian dessert gets a refreshing fruity makeover! Rice kheer with mango puree, nuts, mint, saffron and cardamom. A fruity twist to an all-time favourite Indian dessert. Celebrate the festive season with this luscious, dreamy kheer recipe.
This refreshing salad is also called as ‘Yum Mamuang’. With the crunchiness of peanuts and freshness of mint, this Thai salad is served on a bed of lettuce. Pair with rasam or curd, or just eat as is, the tangy and spicy taste will just get on your taste buds like nothing else!
Aamiya ka Panna
A refreshing summer drink, aam panna acts as an Ayurvedic remedy for heat strokes and keeps you hydrated all day. Made with mango pulp, cumin, jeera and mint leaves, you’ll love the freshness of this drink.
Mango Lassi Ice Cream
Have a sweet tooth but calories get the better of you? Your wish for low-calorie desserts might just have come true. This stunning dessert made with fresh mangoes, yoghurt and honey are low on calories and worth every bite. All your mango filled dessert cravings end right here!
The Correspondent Bureau