Mango Habanero Salsa

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Today we are making a HELLA spicy mango salsa.

This fruit salsa is made from mangos, strawberries and English cucumber - with some zing included from red onion, shallot and apple cider vinegar. It's dangerously sweet until the heat kicks in!

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Mango Habanero Salsa

  • Number of Servings: 8
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 1 hour
Mango Habanero Salsa

Ingredients

  • 2 cups mango, chopped (can sub canned mango)
  • 5 habanero peppers, seeded and chopped (to taste)
  • 8 strawberries, chopped
  • 1 English cucumber
  • 1 red onion, finely chopped
  • 1 white onion, finely chopped
  • 1 shallot, finely chopped
  • 2 tbsp garlic, minced
  • 1 lemon, juiced
  • 1 lime, juiced
  • ¼ cup sugar
  • 2 tbsp apple cider vinegar
  • 3 tbsp cilantro
  • ½ tsp sea salt
  • ½ tsp pepper

Mouth Feel

Salty
Savory
Sour
Bitter
Sweet
Spicy

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Instructions

  1. PRO TIP: Use canned mangoes for the ultimate mango salsa. Drain canned mango before adding to salsa.
  2. PRO TIP: Only use as many habaneros as your taste buds can handle! For a more mild salsa, use jalapenos instead.
  3. Combine all ingredients in a large bowl. Stir together until completely combined. Store in an air tight container and chill for at least 1-2 hours prior to serving to fully develop the flavor. Serve with tortilla chips or as a topping on grilled salmon, chicken or pork.
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