Simple Mango Salsa Recipe

This simple mango salsa is perfect for fish or chicken.

We’ve been trying to eat more salmon these days. It’s good for you and makes a great simple, quick easy healthy dinner.

So, I’m always on the lookout for new ways to season or sauce our salmon. Recently this simple mango salsa recipe caught my eye. I decided to give it a try. It was the perfect tasty topping for grilled salmon, with its beautiful peach and green hues.

Simple Mango Salsa Recipe

Simple Mango Salsa

I think this simple mango salsa would be great on grilled chicken. Or grilled or roasted white fish like halibut or tilapia too.

Fish tacos, anyone?

Simple Mango Salsa Recipe
 
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A simple zesty salsa that will jazz up your next dinner of chicken or fish
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Recipe type: Salsa
Serves: 4
Ingredients
  • 1 mango, ripe but still a little firm, peeled and chopped
  • ¾ cup salsa verde
  • ⅓ cup chopped cilantro or parsley
  • ¼ cup finely chopped red onion
  • Squeeze of fresh lime juice (optional)
Instructions
  1. Stir the ingredients together in a bowl and serve or refrigerate for several hours.
Martha's Notes
Nutrition Estimates Per Serving: (1/2 cup): 49 calories, 0 g fat, 0 g cholesterol, 12 g carbohydrate, 9 g sugar, 1 g protein, 1 g fiber, 260 mg sodium and 1 PointsPlus






Note: You want a ripe mango for this mango salsa. A ripe mango should give a little when you press it. The trickiest part of this simple salsa recipe is peeling and chopping the mango. Cut the mango in two halves, along it's pit. Score the flesh of each half into cubes. Flip inside out and cut the cubes from the peel into a bowl. (I find this method easier than trying to peel the skin from the fruit.)

 

Source: This simple mango salsa recipe is adapted from the cookbook, Homemade in a Hurry: More than 300 Shortcut Recipes for Delicious Home Cooked Meals by Andrew Schloss.

Links:

How to Cut a Mango Video - from a Florida based chef, who demonstrates several ways properly to slice and dice a mango in seconds
Fresh Mango Salsa – from Elise at Simply Recipes
Simple Fresh Mango Salsa – from Skinny Girl Bethenny Frankel

I love salsa. It can be a Weight Watchers best friend for adding lots of flavor to food with no or low points. I always have a jar or two in the fridge.  And my  list of favorite salsa recipes is always growing. Here are a few…

Easy Healthy Fresh Tomato Salsa – Weight Watcher’s Pico de Gallo (0 WW points+)
Fresh Salsa Mexicana
Skinny Strawberry Fresh Fruit Salsa

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