Summer is here, and so are the mangoes in the Goan markets!

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What's that aroma?

With the onset of summer in Goa, one can already smell the delicious smell of mangoes ripening.

Goa|Mango season| Goan markets|Summertime

Mangoes in the Goan market

Speaking of mangoes, did you know that there are different varieties of this fruit available in the Goan markets?

Goa|Mango Season| Goan markets|Summertime| Raw mango and chilly


A Goan favourite, the mankurad, is a must have during summer in Goa.

Goa|Mango season| Goan markets|Summertime|Mankurad mangoes | Photo: Rohan Fernandes


Christened after Afonso de Albuquerque, this variety is loved by all.

Goa|Mango season| Goan markets|Summertime| Alphonso mangoes | Photo: Rohan Fernandes


Slice and enjoy with a dash of mirchi powder and salt - thank me later!

Goa|Mango season| Goan markets|Summertime| Totapuri mangoes | Photo: Rohan Fernandes


Available from May to July, these mangoes travel a short distance from Karnataka to reach Goa.

Goa|Mango season| Goan markets|Summertime| Badami mangoes | Photo: Rohan Fernandes


The name Sindhura comes from the skin's colour which wears the shades of vermilion or sindoor when completely matured. 

Goa|Mango season| Goan markets|Summertime| | Photo: Rohan Fernandes

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