'Mango Mango' Smoothie September 06 2012
1 cup of 'Mango Mango' Mango Preserves
1 cup plain or vanilla nonfat yogurt
2 cups crushed ice 1/2 cup pineapple juice, optional
Blend ‘Mango Mango’, yogurt and ice in a blender. To add a pineapple twist or for a thinner smoothie add the pineapple juice. Makes 4 servings.
‘Mango Mango’ Fruit Pizza September 06 2012
1 roll refrigerated sugar cookies
1 8oz jar of ‘Mango Mango’ Mango Preserves
1 8oz package of cream cheese, softened at room temperature
1 cup of fresh peach slices (sliced)
1 cup of fresh strawberries (quartered)
1 cup fresh blueberries
1/2 cup kiwi (sliced)
Heat oven to 350°F on a 12-inch (greased or cooking spray) pizza pan. Press cookie dough evenly in a single layer on the bottom of pan to form the crust.
Bake 15 to 20 minutes or until golden brown. Cool completely (at least 30 minutes)
In small bowl, whirl together softened cream cheese and ‘Mango Mango’ Mango Preserves with an electric mixer on medium speed until fluffy. Spread the ‘Mango Mango’ cream cheese mixture over the cooled crust. Arrange fruit over cream cheese. Refrigerate until chilled (about an hour) Cut into wedges and serve.
‘Mango Mango’ Tea or Lemonade September 06 2012
In place of sugar, use a tablespoon or two to sweeten your cup of tea or lemonade.
‘Mango Mango’ Sauce/Glaze September 06 2012Warm and drizzle over ice cream. Add to your favorite baked ham glaze for a mango twist!
‘Mango Mango’ Cake September 06 2012Spread between layers of pound cake.
‘Mango Mango’ Syrup September 06 2012
Add to your favorite hot syrup or pour ‘Mango Mango over pancakes or waffles.
‘Mango Mango’ Oatmeal September 06 2012
Stir a tablespoon in warm oatmeal or porridge.
'Mango Mango' Curry Chicken September 06 2012
2 pounds boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1/2-inch chunks
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon pepper
1/2 teaspoon of red pepper (optional if you want to add a little heat)
1 1/2 tablespoons vegetable oil
2 tablespoons curry powder or curry paste
1/2 onion, thinly sliced
2 cloves garlic, crushed
1 (14 ounce) can coconut milk
1 (14.5 ounce) can diced tomatoes
1 (8 ounce) can tomato sauce
1/4 cup of ‘Mango Mango’ Mango Preserves
Season chicken pieces with salt, pepper and red pepper. Heat oil and curry powder in a large skillet over medium heat for two minutes. Stir in onions and garlic, and cook until the onions are translucent. Add chicken to the skillet . Cook until chicken is done and no longer pink in center. Pour coconut milk, dice tomatoes, tomato sauce, and ‘Mango Mango’ Mango Preserves into the pan, and stir. Cover and stir occasionally for 30 to 40 minutes. Serves nicely over any rice.
'Mango Mango' Ginger Shrimp September 06 2012
30 + large, fresh or frozen, deveined and peeled shrimp
3 tablespoons of ’Mango Mango’ Mango Preserves
1/2 teaspoon of Jammin' Ginger PARTY Mix (add more to taste)
Jammin' Ginger PARTY Mix Recipe
1 TBSP ground ginger
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp cayenne pepper (omit cayenne for less kick)
1 tsp paprika
1 tsp granulated garlic
1 tsp crushed red pepper
1/2 tsp black pepper
In a medium bowl or large ziploc-style bag, toss the shrimp and mango preserve together making sure that the shrimp are well marinated. In a pan with a little olive oil sauté the shrimp, preserves and start with 1/2 teaspoon of Jammin' Ginger PARTY Mix; add more spice for more kick if needed. Instead of the pan, the shrimp can also be grilled on a skewer 2-4 minutes on each side or until shrimp are done.
The Mango Ginger Shrimp can be either an appetizer or an entree. As an appetizer, eat them like popcorn shrimp or on a kabob with other meats and veggies or in a lettuce wrap. As an entree, kick up your breakfast a notch and add them to grits. You can add sliced onions, sliced bell peppers, even carrots and serve over rice. They can be added to your stir fry or mixed with pasta and chicken & broccoli Alfredo.
‘Mango Mango’ Spicy Corn on the Cob September 06 2012
4 large fresh cobs of corn
6 tablespoons butter, softened
3 tablespoons 'Mango Mango' Mango Preserves
1 teaspoons chili powder
1 teaspoon garlic salt
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes
In a small bowl combine the butter, 'Mango Mango' Mango Preserves, chili powder, garlic salt, cumin and red pepper flakes; set aside. Boil corn 10 to 12 minutes in water, uncovered. Remove from heat, cover and let stand for 15 minutes. Remove from hot water, spread ears of corn with spicy Mango butter."
'Mango Mango' Stir Fry September 06 2012
Stir up something quick and easy for dinner tonight? Add a few tablespoons of 'Mango Mango' Mango Preserves to your stir fry !
'Mango Mango' Pork Chops September 06 2012
6 pork chops
1/2 cup of 'Mango Mango' Mango Preserves
3/4 teaspoon. ground ginger
2 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
Preheat oven to 350. Season chops to taste with kosher salt and pepper on both sides, set chops aside in a baking dish. Mix 'Mango Mango' Mango Preserves, ground ginger and Worcesteshire sauce. Brush mixture generously over chops, cover dish with foil and bake for 45 minutes or until chops are done. Serve with mashed potatoes and whole green beans.
'Mango Mango' Salmon September 06 2012
1 pound salmon fillet
3 tablespoons of 'Mango Mango' Mango Preserves
3 teaspoons soy sauce
2 teaspoons lime juice
1/2 tablespoon chopped green onions
1 tablespoon sesame seeds
Preheat oven to 450°F. Season salmon with salt and pepper; place skin side down in greased baking dish. In small bowl, stir together 'Mango Mango' Mango Preserves, soy sauce and lime juice. Spread evenly over salmon add green onions and sesame seeds.
Bake 15 to 20 minutes, or until salmon is done and flakes easily. Serves well over rice or couscous .
‘Mango Mango’ Bar B Que Sauce September 06 2012Combine 6 oz of ‘Mango Mango’ and 1/2 cup of your favorite barbecue sauce. Cook and stir over medium heat until melted. Great on chicken or lil smokies sausage!
‘Mango Mango’ Yogurt/Cottage Cheese September 06 2012Rise and Shine! Add a spoonful to yogurt or cottage cheese and add a burst of sunshine to your morning.
‘Mango Mango’ Brie Pastry September 06 2012
Pair a slice of Brie with a dollop of ‘Mango Mango’ Mango Preserves and wrap with a puff pastry then bake.
‘Mango Mango’ PB&M September 06 2012
Spread between sliced bread with peanut butter.
‘Mango Mango’ Vinaigrette September 06 2012
Whisk together 1/2 cup of red wine vinegar, 1/4 cup olive oil and 3 ounces of 'Mango Mango' Mango Preserves.
Fresh Collard Green Salad with ‘Mango Mango’ Vinaigrette September 06 2012
Sauté 3 cups of shredded or chopped collards in a tablespoon of olive oil until they are just slightly tender.
Add 4 slices of chopped crunchy (turkey, pork or tofu bacon) bacon.
Slice or dice in 1/4 cup of of red onions.
Now pour on just a little ‘Mango Mango’ Vinaigrette to taste, toss and add crumbled feta atop.
'Mango Mango' Hotwings August 29 2012
30 whole chicken wings or 60 wingettes
3/4 cup of flour
1 teaspoon black pepper
1/2 teaspoon chili powder
1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
1/4 teaspoon coriander
1/2 teaspoon celery seed
1 teaspoon salt
1 tablespoon paprika
1 - 1/2 cups peanut or canola oil
1 cup of 'Mango Mango' Mango Preserves
1/2 cup of hot sauce (we prefer the Louisiana brand)
1/4 cup butter, melted
In a heavy duty deep frying pan (2 inches deep), preheat the oil over medium-high heat. While the oil is heating, combine the flour and all the seasoning in a plastic food storage bag. Shake the bag until the flour & seasonings are well mixed. Next, add the wings to the seasoned flour and shake the bag to coat the chicken. Cook the wings in the preheated oil for about 4 minutes per side.
After the wings are done , drain them on a few absorbent (paper) towels.
In a large microwavable bowl, add the 'Mango Mango' mango preserves, hot sauce and butter. Melt the butter in the same bowl in the microwave for 3 to 5 minutes. After the butter has melted , whisk the sauce together for 1 minute or until well blended, add the wings making sure they are fully coated. Serve on a platter.
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