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Mangos.....ideas please!

I LOVE mangos and couldn't pass up a free case of nearly overripe ones (for free!) at the farmstand today. I know there are many ways to use them, I prefer not too many rich desserts but am open to any other suggestions you may have. Thank you!

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  1. Hot sauce! Really ripe mangos, habeneros, mustard, and a few other ingredients will make one killer hot sauce. Search for Caribbean sauces or Inner Beauty to see if there is one that appeals to you.

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    1. re: smtucker

      That inner beauty sound amazing! Thank you, that idea is right up my alley!

    2. A local restaurant here serves up fresh mango in a salad with avocado and seared rare tuna with a spicy vinaigrette dressing. I LOVE it.

      You could also make chutney to have with curries, braised meats, etc.

        1. http://simplyrecipes.com/recipes/mang...

          Fresh mango lassi; I love it for breakfast!

          http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/foo...
          not too sweet, but very satifying-mango pudding

            1. re: xena1441

              hilarious, xena-you didn't read my post above for mango lassi? hahahah.

                1. re: xena1441

                  Too funny, right! I think I'll celebrate with a mango lassi for lunch.