Jalapeño Mango Salsa

If you’re looking for a salsa that pairs perfectly with fish tacos, look no further than this jalapeño mango salsa recipe. It’s simple to make, yet full of tropical sweet and spicy bite. It’s perfect as a topper or side for your fish taco favorites, but don’t stop there. Jalapeño mango salsa is just as delicious with grilled chicken and pork, and during grilling season it can easily double as a refreshing salad-like side to your grilled meats.

jalapeno mango salsa
Jalapeño mango salsa

You can increase the heat by adjusting the number of jalapeños used (cut back on the bell pepper equally to keep the green pepper ratio just right). Or try using serrano peppers, which are noticeably hotter than jalapeño peppers, but with a comparable bright bite.

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jalapeno mango salsa

Jalapeño Mango Salsa

Sweet and spicy – perfect with fish tacos
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Course Appetizer, Condiment, Side
Servings 8 servings
Calories 35 kcal


  • 2 cups mango chopped
  • 1 jalapeño pepper seeds removed and diced
  • 1 bell pepper diced
  • 1/2 red onion diced
  • 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
  • 2 tablespoons cilantro divided (1 tablespoon for garnish)
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  • Combine the mango, jalapeño pepper, bell pepper, red onion, lime juice, and 1 tablespoon of cilantro. Stir to combine.
  • Add salt and pepper to taste.
  • Garnish with additional fresh cilantro, then serve.


Calories: 35kcalCarbohydrates: 8gProtein: 1gFat: 1gSaturated Fat: 1gSodium: 2mgPotassium: 120mgFiber: 1gSugar: 7gVitamin A: 940IUVitamin C: 38.9mgCalcium: 6mgIron: 0.1mg
Keyword Jalapeno Pepper
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UPDATE NOTICE: This post was updated on May 27, 2024 to include new content.
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