Fruity and Flavorful: 23 Mango Recipes to Try Today

The distinctive, tropical sweet flavour of mangos makes this fruit the perfect addition to so many different dishes. You can pair it with seafood or chicken in appetizers and main dishes, create all kinds of mouthwatering drinks from smoothies to cocktails, or use it in wonderfully exotic desserts. If it’s been a while since you savoured the flavour of this fantastic fruit, take your pick from these 23 mango recipes and enjoy a tropical taste. Get ready to taste the tropics!

Layered Coconut Mango Tropical Rum Slushie

Two glasses of a mango slush cocktail.

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Layered Coconut Mango Tropical Rum Slushie. Photo credit: xoxoBella.

This layered slushie drink recipe made with frozen fruit chunks is just the ticket for summer refreshment. If you are having a summer BBQ, make this mango rum cocktail recipe and enjoy. A tropical rum cocktail is always a summer favourite.
Get the Recipe: Layered Coconut Mango Tropical Rum Slushie

BBQ Chicken and Mango Quesadillas

A stack of bbq chicken mango quesadillas with BBQ sauce.
BBQ Chicken and Mango Quesadillas. Photo credit: Jo Cooks.

BBQ chicken and mangoes are such a delicious combination! Make these for a fast, fresh meal everyone will enjoy.
Get the Recipe: BBQ Chicken and Mango Quesadillas

Fresh and Easy Chunky Mango Salsa

Fresh and Easy Chunky Mango Salsa
Fresh and Easy Chunky Mango Salsa. Photo credit: xoxoBella.

Serve this Mexican fruit salsa recipe with your preferred kind of fish or seafood. This salsa made with fresh mangoes also makes a great dip or sandwich addition. I absolutely adore mangos – they’re so sweet and sticky and just delicious! This summer salsa recipe is a wonderful dish to make with mangos and other tasty ingredients.
Get the Recipe: Fresh and Easy Chunky Mango Salsa

Super Easy Mango Citrus Berry White Sangria

A glass with a cocktail that contains fruit.
Mango Citrus Berry White Sangria. Photo credit: xoxoBella.

This mango citrus berry white sangria packs such a flavour punch. It’s a refreshing summer drink which everyone will love. Red sangria, made with red wine, might be the better known version, but this white sangria with summer fruit is the perfect choice for the summer.
Get the Recipe: Super Easy Mango Citrus Berry White Sangria

Chile Mango Mexican Candy Shots

Chili mango shot in shot glass.
Chile Mango Mexican Candy Shots. Photo credit: xoxoBella.

Candy shots are always special but these chile mango Mexican candy shots absolutely take things to another level altogether! This Mexican candy shot recipe includes the flavours of chamoy and chile-lime tajín. They’re ideal for any girly get-together, for Cinco de Mayo or even just whenever you’re in the mood for a Mexican candy inspired drink or spicy mango tequila shots.
Get the Recipe: Chile Mango Mexican Candy Shots

Mango Yogurt Mousse – Pudding Dessert

Mango yogurt mousse in a cup.
Mango Yogurt Mousse. Photo credit: xoxobella.

Sweet meets nutritious in this healthy mango mousse recipe which is bursting with flavour in every mouthful. You only need 3 ingredients plus a couple of optional ones and garnishes for a perfect mango yogurt mousse. This is a great healthy dessert for kids and adults!
Get the Recipe: Mango Yogurt Mousse – Pudding Dessert

Veggie Spring Rolls with Mango Dipping Sauce

A plate of veggie spring rolls with a bowl of mango dipping sauce.
Veggie Spring Rolls with Mango Dipping Sauce. Photo credit: Food By Maria.

These spring rolls are fresh, flavorful and very healthy. Serve with mango dipping sauce for a delicious addition to any meal.
Get the Recipe: Veggie Spring Rolls with Mango Dipping Sauce

Fruity Mango Slaw

A bowl of slaw made with mango.
Fruity Mango Slaw. Photo credit: Dish In the Kitchen.

Slaw goes great with an assortment of proteins, but this recipe adds plenty of mango into the mix for a tropical taste you are sure to enjoy! Serve this on tacos, or as is on the side of grilled meats.
Get the Recipe: Fruity Mango Slaw

Mango Pico de Gallo

A bowl of mango pico de gallo.
Mango Pico de Gallo. Photo credit: Lauren From Scratch.

This pico de gallo recipe is the perfect blend of sweet and spicy. Make it to serve with tacos, chips, or even top eggs with it.
Get the Recipe: Mango Pico de Gallo

Chimichurri Steak

Steak topped with mango chimichurri.
Chimichurri Steak. Photo credit: Carlsbad Cravings.

Bring the flavor of Brazil to your table with this chimichurri steak recipe. It uses mangoes for a fresh and flavorful way to make the most tender steak you will ever make in just a few moments.
Get the Recipe: Chimichurri Steak

Mango Tart

A tart with artfully arranged mango slices.
Mango Tart. Photo credit: Bakerita.

This tart has a wonderful tropical flavor that I know you are going to love. Make this for dessert on a summer evening and serve with ice cream for the ultimate dessert.
Get the Recipe: Mango Tart

Ahi Mango Poke Bowl

A poke bowl with shredded carrots, mango chunks and cabbage.
Ahi Mango Poke Bowl. Photo credit: Love and Olive Oil.

Make this ahi poke bowl for a flavorful and easy dinner. Soy marinated tuna with fruits and veggies over rice makes for an unforgettable at home meal made with mango.
Get the Recipe: Ahi Mango Poke Bowl

Mango Avocado Salad

A bowl of mango avocado salad.
Mango Avocado Salad. Photo credit: Chew Out Loud.

This simple salad has plenty of healthy ingredients to make the best side dish. Serve this with grilled meats or enjoy it for lunch. Either way you are sure to love thi mix of flavors paired with gorgonzola cheese.
Get the Recipe: Mango Avocado Salad

Bang Bang Shrimp Tacos with Mango Slaw

Shrimp tacos with mango slaw.
Bang Bang Shrimp Tacos with Mango Slaw. Photo credit: The Crumby Kitchen.

Bang bang shrimp tacos are the perfect place to put mango to work! These tacos have the best slaw topping for a flavorful medley of fresh ingredients.
Get the Recipe: Bang Bang Shrimp Tacos with Mango Slaw

Cucumber Mango Salad

A bowl of cucumber mango salad with pepper rings.
Cucumber Mango Salad. Photo credit: Blue’s Best Life.

Cucumbers, mango and peppers come together to make a side salad that is perfect for summer. This dish is fresh, fruity and refreshing.
Get the Recipe: Cucumber Mango Salad

Mango Curry Chicken

A bowl of rice with mango chicken on top.
Mango Curry Chicken. Photo credit: Carlsbad Cravings.

Red curry paste, tender chicken and juicy mangos served over rice makes for a meal that is destined to become a family favorite. This recipe makes take away quality curry chicken in less time than it would take you to order and pick up from a local stop.
Get the Recipe: Mango Curry Chicken

Mango Caprese Salad

Caprese salad made with mango.
Mango Caprese Salad. Photo credit: Chew Out Loud.

Give classic caprese a modern twist by making it with mango! The basil dressing is so tasty with mozzarella and mango.
Get the Recipe: Mango Caprese Salad

3 Ingredient Mango Popsicles

Frozen popsicles made of mangoes.
3 Ingredient Mango Popsicles. Photo credit: Blue’s Best Life.

You only need 3 ingredients to make these fruity ice pops! They are perfect for a summer snack and they are healthier than prepackaged options.
Get the Recipe: 3 Ingredient Mango Popsicles

Mango Chia Seed Pudding

Chia seed pudding with mango chunks on top.
Mango Chia Seed Pudding. Photo credit: Foodie and Wine.

This chia pudding has coconut and mango mixed in for a flavorful and healthy breakfast you can prep ahead of time. I know you will love this grab and go breakfast.
Get the Recipe: Mango Chia Seed Pudding

Spiced Rum Mango Cobbler Ice Cream

A bowl of mango cobbler ice cream with chunks of mango.
Spiced Rum Mango Cobbler Ice Cream. Photo credit: Britney Breaks Bread.

This homemade ice cream has big cobbler vibes and plenty of mango chunks. Make this for a sweet treat to beat the summer heat.
Get the Recipe: Spiced Rum Mango Cobbler Ice Cream

Mango Sriracha Chicken

A tray filled with mango sriracha chicken legs.
Mango Sriracha Chicken. Photo credit: Savvy Saving Couple.

Dress up drumsticks to have a sweet, spicy flavor! This recipe is budget friendly but delivers bold flavors with every bite.
Get the Recipe: Mango Sriracha Chicken

Tropical Pineapple Mango Smoothie

Tropical Pineapple Mango Smoothie
Tropical Pineapple Mango Smoothie. Photo credit: xoxoBella.

When I’m in the mood for something exotic and refreshing, I love making a pineapple mango smoothie. This tropical flavoured smoothie is made with coconut milk is energizing, satisfying and delicious. First thing in the morning is when I usually make it, but it’s a nice drink at any time.
Get the Recipe: Tropical Pineapple Mango Smoothie

Mango Banana Matcha Smoothie

Mango banana matcha smoothie in a cup.
Mango Banana Matcha Smoothie. Photo credit: xoxoBella.

A delicious and energizing mango banana matcha smoothie is a great way to kickstart your morning, and can easily be customized to fit your diet.
Get the Recipe: Mango Banana Matcha Smoothie

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