Sunday, April 22, 2012

Sweet and Spicy Mango Chutney

Chutneys are used a lot with rice and curry meals.  It's gives a little added sweet and tangy flavor to your plate with the other more spicy dishes.  Chutneys can be made from many types of vegetables and fruits.  This is a mango chutney made with ripe fresh mangoes.

PS... this is another recipe re-do from the early days of my blog.  I always like making mango chutney... but I desperately needed to take better photos.

2 mangoes chopped
1 Tbs of grated ginger
1 Tbs of grated garlic
1/4 cup white or cider vinegar
1/4 cup sugar
1/4 cup water
2 tsp salt (or to taste)
1/2 Tbs red chili powder (or to taste)
1/4 tsp turmeric
1 cinnamon stick


Wash and peel the mango.  Then slice the meat off the fruit around the large pit.  Chop the mango into small pieces.  You can also plus them in a food processor. Then grate 1 Tbs of ginger and 1 Tbs of garlic.

Tip:  I use a vegetable/potato peeler to easily peel the skin off the mango.

On medium-high heat add vinegar, sugar, water, salt, red chili powder, turmeric and cinnamon stick in a pan.  Then add the chopped mango and grated garlic/ginger.  Stir well and bring mango mixture to a gently bubble on stove.

Cook for 15-20 minutes stirring and smashing the mango until it is fully cooked and there are no raw pieces.  You want the liquid to evaporate and become a very thick glaze.  Taste for salt and flavor here.    Allow to cool completely. Store mango chutney in the fridge.  Enjoy.

Note: I recommend waiting 24 hours before eating the chutney to give it more time for the flavors to develop.

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  1. I'm not a mango fan, but maybe this will turn me. I like the spicy part to it. It also looks a bit like the scrambled eggs I made, doesn't it??? :)

  2. Just beautiful, Ramona! I've only bought jarred mango chutney...and I know yours is heads and tails better than that!

  3. Ramona this looks tasty and mangos are a favorite of mine, in fact I have a couple that are just ripening. Beautiful color and your photo looks great. Happy Sunday!

  4. Oh,I love mango,one of my favorite fruit,,this chutney looks so YummY,make my mout watering right now

  5. Mango and chutney together? You have captured my heart! I think this would last a total of 5 minutes if not less in our home - thank you so much!

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  6. Your photos always look so great to me! You take a lot more time and make them really great shots. I have not even come close yet. There is always so many people waiting to eat, I find it really hard to get a good picture. You are WAY ahead of me! Looks great, and I am sure it tastes even better!

  7. Oooh! Mangoes are my favourite fruit and my weakness! Can't help falling in love with this Mango Chutney. Lovely clicks Ramona :)

  8. This chutney looks so good, sweet mangoes and ginger- would be nice with some rice or evn a slice of bread.

  9. I have wanted to make this like forever! Thanks for the reminder. Now I just have to buckle down and do it instead of eating the mangoes plain.

  10. Yeah, this is a winner. I would really love this. I can see this on top of grilled spicy chicken. Nommmm.

  11. This looks fantastic. So bright and beautiful. I too think it would be amazing over grilled fish or chicken. YUM!

  12. I just made this in a slightly modified version. If you want it for currys then try and use a cup of deseeded large chillies instead of the powder stuff. I also used honey instead of sugar and added a Star Anise. I actually pureed the mango in a blender to make it more like a sauce as well.
    It is fabulous and I would never have managed it without this base.
    Next I think I will try to make it as you suggested I just think it will be gone too quickly. At least spiced up you can only eat so much of it.
    Great recipy

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