Summer is here and the king of fruits is back on its throne. While we all love to indulge in freshly-cut mangoes and aamras at home, our favourite restaurants in Mumbai have come with some interesting dishes using this summer fruit.
So get your hands on these mango special desserts as well as savoury dishes at these city restaurants today.
Mango Rice Wrap @ NRI, BKC
If you are in the mood for a light meal, this mango and rice wrap should do the trick. Ripe mango, rolled in rice pepper rolls and served with chilli and badami mango sauce is the simple pleasure in life you deserve.
Mango Mole with Poached Rhubarb @ Olive Bar & Kitchen, Bandra West
Dig into this silky mango sauce served with fresh rhubarb, butter kale, grilled mangoes and creamy goat cheese. This is quite a meal in itself, and honestly this is pretty good use of fresh mangoes in the season. So grab a knife and fork and attack.
Green Mango And Papaya Salad @ The Fatty Bao, Lower Parel
For everyone drained out by the summer heat, a salad is a great way to uplift your mood. Try getting yourself a bowl of this green mango and papaya salad with lots of fresh chili, honey, coriander and crushed peanuts for the added crunch. You will not be disappointed.
Price: Rs. 195
Crispy mango maki at Seven Kitchens.
Crispy Mango Maki @ Seven Kitchens- St. Regis, Lower Parel
In the mood for some really good sushi? Get your chopsticks out and try this tuna and mango sushi with tempura flakes, cucumber, spicy mayonnaise and yuzu honey. Sushi lovers, rejoice!
Price: Rs. 1,750 plus taxes for 8 pieces
Mango Malibu Tiramisu @ Sassy Spoon, Bandra West
If rum is your poison and mango your true love, this dessert is worth a try. This tiramisu is nothing but creamy Mascarpone cheese layered with fresh mangoes, and Malibu-soaked ladyfingers and is everything your heart has always desired. Just a spoonful of this sweet treat will make your make your taste-buds cheer!
Price: Rs. 220 per piece
Smoked chicken benedict at Bastian
Smoked Chicken Benedict @ Bastian, Bandra West
The best summer brunch is here. This smoked chicken benedict made with Mango wood-smoked chicken, apple slaw, poached eggs, Hollandaise sauce and served with toasted sriracha bread makes for a great meal, specially when you want to catch up with your gang over some good food.
Price: Rs. 600 plus taxes
Fresh Mango Eclairs @ Sassy Teaspoon, Juhu
This long pastry filled with fresh mango cream is a great way to end a good meal. The doughy pastry compliments the fresh mango really well, giving you an exciting combination to relish.
Alphon-So Coco @ Sucres Des Terres, Worli
Who says being vegan means missing out on all the good stuff? This decadent vegan ice-cream made with fresh Alphonso mangoes and rich coconut milk needs to be on top of your list. So, rush in and grab a few scoops of this beauty without an ounce of guilt.