Looking for great mango recipes? Perhaps you want to make the best mango upside-down cake or find out how to whip up a creamy lassi bowl for breakfast?


Here, we use the tropical and versatile fruit in everything from savoury curries and kebabs to sweet puddings and ice cream. Try our ideas below, then check out our banana recipes, coconut recipes and pineapple recipes.

Best mango recipes

Turmeric and mango lassi

Sweet mango, subtle spices and turmeric combine to make a chai-like lassi that’s both creamy and refreshing.


Mango sorbet

Make this tropical frozen dessert featuring mango and pineapple for a refreshing summer snack or dinner party dessert.

Mango Sorbet Recipe

Mango upside-down cake

This exciting twist on a traditional pineapple upside-down cake sees sliced mango layered with a soft sponge, perfect with pouring cream for your next teatime treat.

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Jerk chicken with mango salsa

A refreshingly sweet mango salsa is a brilliant balance to smoky jerk chicken in this low-calorie dish, perfect for a healthy midweek dinner.


Mango smoothie bowl

Nadine Brown's mango-packed lassi bowl, topped with chia seeds and pistachios for crunch, makes a sweet and nourishing start to the day.

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Sweet Lassi Smoothie Bowl

Griddled chicken with rice and mango salad

A sweet and juicy mango dressing pairs well with wild rice and griddled chicken breast in this simple salad recipe that’s ready in just 35 minutes.

Chicken and Mango Salad Dressing Recipe with Rice

Honey-masala spatchcock chicken

A fresh corn and mango salad provides desirable freshness and zing in this epic spatchcock chicken dish from Gurdeep Loyal.

A whole roast chicken on a mango salad

Prawn and mango curry

A warming sizzle of chilli and prawns mix together in a creamy mango and coconut sauce to create a well-balanced curry that’s ready in 20 minutes.


Jerk chicken skewers with mango salad

A fresh mango, pepper and sugar snap pea salad offsets the smoky jerk seasoning in this quick and easy chicken skewer recipe.

Jerk Chicken Skewers Recipe with Mango Salad

Mango ice cream with raspberry coulis

This creamy mango ice cream with tangy raspberry coulis looks as beautiful as it is refreshing, perfect for following a spicy and filling meal.

Mango ice cream with raspberry coulis

Instant mango fro-yo

Mango, lime and coconut yogurt are all you need in this super speedy, dairy-free frozen yogurt. Perfect for a hot summer’s day.

Mango Froyo Recipe

Frozen mango and lime margaritas

Our sweet mango and zesty lime margaritas arguably make the best boozy refresher for a hot and sunny day.

Frozen margaritas recipe

Paneer and roasted beet salad

Nik Sharma’s colourful salad sees seared paneer mix with a fresh mango, lime and kefir dressing, combining to make a stand-out vegetarian meal you’ll want to savour.

A white plate of mango, paneer and roasted beetroot

Frozen orange and mango smoothie

A creamy breakfast treat or post-dinner drink, this mango, orange and banana smoothie is a brilliant way to help meet your 5 a day.

Three glasses of mango smoothie

Spicy mango-glazed fish

A hot mango salsa adds a perfect kick to this super simple meal.

Spicy Fish Recipe With Mango Glaze

Tamarind-glazed tuna with sugar snap and mango salad

In this healthy fish dish, tamarind-glazed tuna sits on a salad of juicy mango and sugar snaps, ideal for a light lunch or dinner.

Seared Tuna Steak Recipe with a Pea and Mango Salad

Duck, mango and watercress salad

A simple assortment of duck, mango and watercress is easy to assemble yet offers impressive results, perfect for a midweek meal without any of the fuss.

Duck, Mango and Watercress Salad Recipe

Dairy-free coconut, mango and turmeric fool

This refreshing mango and coconut combination makes for a creamy and light summer pudding, with the addition of turmeric providing zingy flavour.

turmeric fool - superfood 2017

Mango and cardamom shrikhand

Mango and cardamon bring out creamy and classic Indian flavours in this traditional dessert made from strained yogurt.


Duck and mango rice paper rolls

These easy mango and duck rice paper rolls offer bursts of sweetness and aromatic flavours, perfect for an Asian-inspired snack at a drinks party of get together.

Duck Rice Paper Rolls Recipe with Mango

Coconut panna cotta with caramelised mango

The refreshing flavours of coconut and mango are a welcome sweet twist on this traditional Italian dessert, perfect for impressing dinner party guests.

Coconut Panna Cotta Recipe With Caramelised Mango

Bream tostadas with mango and lime salsa

A deliciously tangy mango and lime salsa complements the fresh bream in the tostadas, brilliant for a family dinner with a difference.

Bream tostadas with mango and lime salsa

Grilled mango with ginger mascarpone cream

This super sweet summer dessert sees grilled mango served with a dollop of ginger-infused mascarpone and topped with a handful of pistachios.


Coconut panna cotta with mango salsa

This classic Italian pud is given a refreshing tropical twist thanks to a zingy mango and passionfruit salsa. You’ll want to kick back and savour this sweet treat.

Coconut Panna Cotta with Mango Salsa


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