This simple mango salsa is perfect for fish or chicken. And perfect for Weight Watchers too!
We’ve been trying to eat more fish 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 fish.
Salsas are a great option because they can perk up the plainest protein while providing a serving or two of those all-important fruits and/or vegetables.
Recently this simple mango salsa recipe caught my eye. I decided to give it a try. With its beautiful peach and green hues and bright tropical flavor, it was the perfect tasty topping for simple grilled fish.
And with just 5 ingredients, you can make it in minutes! It would be delicious with chicken too.
Skinny on Simple Mango Salsa Recipe
In addition to being delicious, this simple mango salsa is really easy to make because begin with jarred green salsa. The addition of chopped mango, cilantro, onion and lime make it special.
If you’re not sure about the best way to chop a mango I’ve included a helpful video at the end of the post.
According to my calculations each serving of this salsa has one Weight Watchers Points Plus when you run it through recipe builder. But, since it contains only ZERO Points foods, I probably wouldn’t count it.
I try to reward myself for eating more fresh fruits and vegetables whenever I can. This works for the Simply Filling Technique too.
Simple Mango Salsa Recipe
- 1 mango, ripe but still a little firm, peeled and chopped
- 3/4 cup jarred green salsa
- 1/3 cup chopped cilantro or parsley
- 1/4 cup finely chopped red onion
- Squeeze of fresh lime juice (optional)
- Stir the ingredients together in a bowl and serve, or refrigerate for several hours.
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.
*PointsPlus® and SmartPoints® calculated by Simple Nourished Living; Not endorsed by Weight Watchers International, Inc. All recipe ingredients except optional items included in determining nutritional estimates. SmartPoints® values calculated WITHOUT Weight Watchers Zero Points fruits and vegetables using the WW Recipe Builder.
How to Cut & Dice a Mango:
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