Apart from gusty hot winds and sweaty t-shirts, summer also brings the delightful season of Mangoes every year. Guy’s summer is at its peak and there are several varieties of mouth-watering mangoes that are found in different parts of India for you to try. Our country is known worldwide to have around 1,500 varieties of mangoes and as mango lovers, we would love to taste them all. So, without further delay, I would like to tell you about the 10 most delicious types of mangoes you can enjoy in India and where to find them.
Here’s The List Of The 10 Most Delightful Varieties of Mangoes Found In India:
Alphonso Mangoes or Hapus Aam
Alphonso Mangoes can be described by saying three words: superior quality, aroma, and unique taste. Their golden yellow appearance and size will force you to buy them immediately. Alphonso Mangoes aka the king of the mangoes are mostly grown in Ratnagiri & Sindhudurg in Maharashtra.
Kesar Mangoes are insanely sweet, your appetite will never be satisfied by eating them. They are majorly grown in Junagarh, Gujarat.
Dasheri Mangoes are the love of kids, they called them choosne wala aam. They have incredible taste and a strong aroma. They are from the land of Nawabs, Lucknow, and dominate the mango market from mid of the May to August.
Himsagar Mango has very thin skin but is fiberless, has a golden touch and strong aroma. They are majorly grown in “Malda, Murshidabad, Nadia and Hooghly districts of West Bengal.”
Chaunsa is the king of sweetness, they are loved worldwide for their sweet taste. They are very juicy and are majorly grown in Hardoi, Uttar Pradesh.
Safeda Mangoes are usually large, sometimes taste sour and have a golden hue. In the south, they have another name Banganapalli, which refers to that of the King of Mangoes in South India. They belong to several regions of Andhra Pradesh.
Badami Mangoes, because of their pleasant taste, texture and their origin are called Karnataka Alphonso. These mangoes contain over 20 types of vitamins and minerals. They dominate the market from May to July.
Langra is another most popular variety of mangoes originating from Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. They are favoured by the majority of Mango lovers in India.
Bangalore is famous for its Totapuri Mangoes, which are also called Sandersha mangoes. With a unique taste and strong aroma, these are one of the most famous varieties of mangoes found in India.
They are grown in almost all the regions of India, but the tastiest of them all are grown in Andhra Pradesh.