Mango-Blueberry "Fool"

If you need just one more taste of summer then you have stumbled onto the perfect treat. This dessert is just a whirl away in your blender and then it is practically done! The addition of your summer blueberries and lime zest and you’ve got a stunning dessert.

Mango-Blueberry “Fool”
Serves 6
Note: Recipe from Gourmet 

1 (1-lb) ripe mango, pitted, peeled, and cut into chunks
1/4 cup sugar, or to taste
2 Tablespoons fresh lime juice, or to taste
1 cup chilled heavy cream
1-1/2 cups blueberries ( 1/2 lb)
Grated lime zest to taste
Puree mango, sugar, lime juice, and a pinch of salt in a blender until very smooth. Add cream and blend until very thick. Blend in additional lime juice and sugar to taste.
Transfer to a bowl and fold in most of the blueberries, then divide among 6 glasses. Top with remaining blueberries and zest. If desired, chill, loosely covered, 30 minutes.


49 thoughts on “Mango-Blueberry "Fool"

  1. That looks really tasty and refreshing. I'll try that out sometime. I'm going to review some places in Seattle that only serve up desserts, so keep visiting!


  2. Yum, yum, yum! That looks amazing! I might have to recreate that sometime at home…lean style, of course! As for the Creamy Mac n'Cheese you were asking about, I do have one recipe posted already. Please try it out and give me your feedback. You obviously have a talent for working with food. Take care!


  3. An amazing dessert for still hot days. I love all these flavors. I would just add one or two table spoon yogurt as I love yogurt in such lovely fruit treats. Thanks for the idea!


  4. Oh my word this would be so good! I just looked at the ingredients and instructions and realized the cream in the blender makes it thick. That is so neat! It's the simple delicious things that make me happy!


  5. Sounds and looks great! And although I try to buy seasonal food, I indulge in a mango once in a while and I tell myslef that since there are no mangoes in France, it does not make any difference when I buy it!


  6. This looks so delicious….and mango…mmmmmmmm.What a lovely way to end a meal.I am so happy you visited my blog and I hope to share more recipes with you…I have become a follower. You have a very nice blog!


  7. Thank you for stopping by my blog earlier this week.This is such a ridiculously simple dessert. I wonder why I've never tried anything like it before especially since mango is one of my favorite fruits.:)


  8. This looks so good. I love mango. Beautiful presentation.Thank you for stopping by my blog. I have enjoyed visiting yours and will come back to visit again and again. You have so many nice recipes and well written posts. It's a pleasure to come here.


  9. Wow this is so super simple and looks so tasty too! I loved visiting the Netherlands while living in GE, they are the nicest people, so I am enjoying your posts about your travels through the Netherlands, Thanks!


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