All hail the king! You may ask who the king we are talking about is, and we have the answer it is the Mango, the one undisputed king of the fruits worldwide. It is loved and cherished by everyone across the globe and is the favorite of many people. Its yellow color is so memorable that even if we look at anything that is not a mango at all but is yellow in color we are always reminded of juicy golden mangoes.
If we look closely naturally mangoes just aren’t a bright yellow but have a reddish tint on them which appears to be fading away into oblivion. It’s clearly no mystery that Mangoes from various parts of the earth are not the same, but differ in sizes, shape, sweetness, and color. Mangoes have a hard stone in the interior that is usually removed.
People prefer to cut mangoes in many styles, some like to cut them into slices, some like to cut it into chunks and then there is also another popular way of cutting mangoes which is the hedgehog style. Unripe mangoes are lime green or a light shade of green, while in this state the mangoes are less sweet, but more sour and are thus utilized in making chutneys.
A National Symbol of Fruits for Several Nations
The mango is so unbelievably popular that it is national fruit of our own country Pakistan and two other countries which are India and the Philippines, and simultaneously its tree is the national tree of Bangladesh.
The Humble Origins of the Monarch
Mangoes grow on a tropical tree and their scientific name is Mangifera Indica. It is widely regarded that the famous mango originated in areas of Myanmar, Bangladesh and north eastern India. Mangoes are a tropical fruit and have spread from their south Asian and South East Asian origins to almost all the tropical areas of the world as in Africa, some parts of the Middle East and the tropical Americas.
What Health Benefits and Secrets does the Mango Hold?
A mangos constitution includes a lot of water hence it is commonly juicy, and thus mangoes are easily used to make mango juices, milkshakes, smoothies, and much more.
Mangoes are also a vital part of Achaar/Pickles in Pakistan. Potassium and magnesium are found in mangoes which are related to lower blood pressures and a uniform pulse rate. Mangoes are a source of Vitamin C which allows the immune system to work correctly.
Mangoes constitute of other vitamins too such as vitamin A and vitamin B6 but in lower quantities, and mangoes constitute of folate as well. It is also of high importance for the growth and repair of tissues. Another great thing about mangoes is that they are low in fats and calories (about 100 per serving) at the same time. They are also antioxidants for the body. It should also be noted that mangoes are mildly acidic and have a pH of below 7(neutral).
The Seasons and Cultivars of Mango in Pakistan
In Pakistan the season for mango is during the summer or from the start of May to September. There are multiple varieties and cultivars of mango in Pakistan, but the most renowned ones in the country are Langra, Chaunsa, Neelum, Anwar Ratol, Sindhri, and Dusehri.
What is the King Capable of?
Mangoes are a blessing available to us in the summer and are a brilliant way to beat the heat, and to satisfy short bursts of hunger that we occasionally experience. It would be a very hard mission to find a person who does not have a preference for mangoes, but if they do not like eating them there is a simple way out of this problem.
They can enjoy creamy milkshakes, juices, purees, cakes and so much more that it would be a mammoth task to list all that is possible when you have mangoes. Mangoes not only have a gorgeous color but also have an alluring aroma which is almost impossible to resist.
No Mango is the same?
Different Mango varieties have different characteristics, some are exceedingly sweet while some are sour or are tangy, some mangoes have a soft skin while others would have a tough exterior, and to expand on this some mangoes have lots of fibrous material present in them while in some varieties and cultivars it is negligible or almost nonexistent.
Many mango varieties are not present throughout all the summer. Throughout the world popular cultivars include the Alphonso, Tommy Atkins, Irwin, Amrapali, and many more and the great Mango can be easily classified as a super food without hesitation.
The Best Gift
Mangoes are regarded by a great number of people as an excellent gift to give to ones friends, family and relatives, in the summertime. It is common for people in Pakistan to gift each other mangoes in occasions which happen during the summertime, or in visits to each other during the mango season.
Everyone loves creamy, sugary and brightly yellow mangoes, and therefore why not bring happiness to people through mangoes. If you are far away from your loved ones and need to deliver to them fresh juicy mangoes we have them in our website GIFTSPAK.
We offer our services so you can easily gift mangoes to your loved ones, family and friends throughout Pakistan in the major cities. An added bonus of using our website is that we have not one but several varieties of mangoes present on our website GIFTSPAK; we have boxes full to the brim with Dusehri, Anwar Ratol, Chaunsa, and Sindhri.
So what are you waiting for, this season will not stay forever therefore why not avail this opportunity and gift your family and friends mangoes from our website and help them to beat the heat and also to bring sweetness to their life.
There is no Alternative to the Emperor
Mangoes are clearly a blessing and a gift of God to us and it would be hard to imagine the world without them and every fruit salad can never be complete without mangoes and their extraordinary flavors.
It hence obvious that mangoes are an integral part of our lives and diet, and nothing can possibly replace the honey like sweetness, texture and aroma of the golden juicy mangoes. They are undoubtedly the best way to stay hydrated and to beat the heat in the hot and dry days of summer. The king will Rule On.
Article By Aayan Rasool Khan