For us Indians, mango has always been the king of fruits. During summers, restaurants and confectionary shops are awash with mango-flavoured delicacies on their menus. Milk shakes, lassi, fruit smoothies, cakes, ice-cream, candies and many more delectable dishes are thoroughly enjoyed by mango-lovers during this season. These palatable sweetmeats are known to use whole mango pulp, juice or nectar for savouring the captivating flavour of mango.
Although the season of mangoes has gone, the flavours are still redolent in our consciousness. Thus, despite the arrival of monsoons,why just keep the mesmerizing essence of this golden tropical fruit to confectionaries and sweet drinks? You can now relish the best of fruit and liquor with these six tongue-rolling mango cocktails.
The Sweet Escape
This adorable concoction blends together Smirnoff Vodka with lime juice, simple syrup, chilled soda, and mango puree. It is sweet, creamy and slightly fizzy, but surely impresses your taste buds with its strongly immersive flavours.
Ultimate Blueberry Martini
Ultimat Blueberry Martini is a fantastic blend of vodka, orange liqueur, blueberry juice, and mango juice. This smooth drink wraps together the tanginess of orange and blueberries andthe signature sweetness of mango.
Mango Spice Vodka Cocktail
This lip-smacking, spicy mix contrasts the sweet flavours of mango nectar with spicy jalapenos. Orange bitters and agave syrup makes the drink slightly tart, but soon the sweetening flavours of mango take over, making this cocktail smooth and savouring.
Mango Iced Tea
Iced teas are fun during the monsoons, and this cocktail redefines their refreshing identity. Prepared with Mango rum, whisky, and iced-tea mix, this exotic mango-flavoured concoction will surely tempt your taste buds with its bittersweet flavours.
When it comes to flavoured drinks, Sinclairs Sunshine surely steals the show with its smooth and devouring fruity flavours.This simple and strong concoction is prepared by blending orange vodka, mango vodka, Cointreau,and mango juice.
The strong and striking flavours of mango come to life in this fantastic concoction. This delectable Margarita is simple to make; just add tequila, ice, mango liqueur and lime juice in a shaker and give it a light shake.
Image Credit: realitypod.com, about.com, wordpress.com, blogspot.com