We’ll be the first acknowledge that fresh cranberry sauce is a traditional staple for your lip-smacking table of treats on Thanksgiving; but sometimes all that boiling and thickening of the perfect sauce can be a little time consuming. Why not try this super quick and easy alternative to add a little fruity flavor to your table, we think you’ll be pleasantly surprised at how well it pairs with turkey and ham.
2 mangoes, peeled & diced
(click here for a short movie on how to cut a mango)
1/2 cup red bell pepper, chopped
1 bunch green onions (scallions), sliced
1 tablespoon finely chopped jalapeno pepper
1/2 cup chopped cilantro
2 tablespoons lime juice
Salt & pepper to taste
Combine mango, peppers, green onions, cilantro and lime juice in a bowl. Season to taste, then refrigerate for 20 minutes before serving to all all the flavors to melt into the mango.
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Chris November 4th, 2013