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Are Mangos with White patches in the flesh OK?

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wew Apr 24, 2011 11:57 AM

I have posted this on the home cooking board and received no responses. I have since bought two more mangos with the same white gray areas in the flesh.What?

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    madmaya RE: wew Apr 24, 2011 09:19 PM

    Just cut off those bits, all the way to the seed if need be. I think it's a ripening glitch so that bit is inedible anyway. The rest of the mango should be fine though may spoil quicker as a whole.

    1. goodhealthgourmet RE: wew Apr 24, 2011 09:45 PM

      just trim out those spots and eat the rest. it happens as a result of extreme changes in temperature or moisture...nothing to worry about.

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        wew RE: goodhealthgourmet Apr 25, 2011 01:02 PM

        Thank you madmaya and goodhealthgourmet

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