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carissima Aug 31, 2010 12:04 PM

Any tips on how to chose a mango for a mango salad?

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    Maximilien RE: carissima Aug 31, 2010 12:23 PM

    Just a little bit under ripe; you don't want it to be mushy.

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    1. JungMann RE: carissima Sep 1, 2010 08:12 AM

      Depends on the salad you're making. If you want sweet mangoes, you want them just underripe. If you sniff the mango it should have a detectable floral scent. If you want sour mangoes, they should be green and firm.

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