Mango Pork Salad

Mango Pork Salad|Havocinthekitchen

This delicious Mango Pork Salad is everything you’ve been dreaming of (And perhaps, dreaming about too) this summer.

Mango Pork Salad|Havocinthekitchen
Summer on Your Plate

Although this may not sound like a light summer dish because of using pork, it is indeed. Well, if some extra fats and calories are your concern, you can freely substitute pork for poultry.

But you cannot deny the fact that this salad is the whole summer on your plate! Tender pork pieces mixed with robust arugula and succulent mellow mango slices is the right thing to do. Also, a delicious strawberry dressing with a delicate mint flavor (Specifically, I used chocolate mint. How does it sound now, eh?) is the perfect addition to this beautiful Mango Pork Salad.

Mango Pork Salad|Havocinthekitchen

Mango Pork Salad|Havocinthekitchen

Beautiful, beautiful Mango Pork Salad

I mean pork (Like any other meat) and mango work well together.

Strawberry works well with mango.

Pork and strawberries make the delicious combo.

Both strawberries and mangoes are beautifully paired with arugula.

Well, that’s kind of an endless story.

Not to mention these edible flowers – they meant to be in all summer salads, right?

Mango Pork Salad|Havocinthekitchen

Mango Pork Salad|Havocinthekitchen

Avocado? No! Yes!

By the way, initially we were planning to add some avocado as well, but while preparing the salad I decided that would be too many textures and flavors going on. Well, we still ended up having the halved avocados on the side:) So you’re absolutely welcome to incorporate it too – you won’t regret. Also, some soft creamy cheese (like goat cheese) could be added.

I believe I have given you a number of reasons to consider this Mango Pork Salad a perfect summer (And not too heavy!) meal.  I hope I was able to egg you on trying this beauty. Perhaps, you even haven’t been able to finish this post. That’s all right – if you are in the kitchen making the salad right now, that’s understandable.

 

Mango Pork Salad|Havocinthekitchen

Mango Pork Salad|Havocinthekitchen

Mango Pork Salad|Havocinthekitchen

7 thoughts on “Mango Pork Salad

  1. Shashi @ RunninSrilankan says:

    Ben, these salads are GORGEOUS! I love your pairing of mango and pork with arugula and that mouthwatering strawberry dressing! And ooh those flowers take this salad over the moon! As I love avocado so much, it would be a necessity for me – besides, the more textures and flavors in a salad, the merrier I am :)
    Thanks so much for sharing this beauty with us, Ben!
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  2. David @ Spiced says:

    This looks like the ultimate summer salad, Ben! And the goat cheese is a must. I’m kinda addicted to soft, creamy cheeses right now. (Not as much as my addiction to lavender, but then again, not much can beat my addiction to lavender. Oh wait…haha) This looks like it belongs in a restaurant. Well done! :-)
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