Nisbet Plantation Kicks Off Nevis Mango Festival Season

Nevis Mango & Food FestivalHow many ways can you enjoy a mango? Find out this July during the annual Nevis Mango & Food Festival. Or, simply read along for some favorite ways to get your mango fix this summer at Nisbet Plantation.

Breakfast: Mango Pancakes

Begin your day at Coconuts with this exotic fruit! The “breakfast ladies” will serve your morning meal with a side of love, as seen by these specialty heart-shaped pancakes. Although they are also available with coconut, pumpkin and banana, the mango flavor comes highly recommended during this special season.

Mango Pancakes at Nisbet Plantation

Cocktails: Mango Colada

To kick off the festival, our long-standing bartenders Kaddy and Dan have crafted a refreshing mango-inspired cocktail. Filled with ripe mangoes and fresh ingredients, Fanny Nisbet’s Mango Colada gives a nod to the ancestral home of Fanny Nisbet who married Admiral Horatio Nelson.

Fanny Nisbet Mango Cocktail

Photo: Tina Thuell Photography

Dinner: Mango-Themed Menu

On July 3, 2017, Chef Tony and Executive Sous Chef Elsa plan to showcase the diversity of this delicious fruit with a mango-themed meal.  On this special night at the Great House, every starter, entree and dessert will exemplify sweet mango flavors. A sampling of dishes includes Nevisian conch fritters with mango mint julep dip, seared red snapper with mango-infused curry glaze and chilled mango yogurt cheesecake. View the full menu.

Nisbet's Nevis Mango Festival dinner at the Great House

To reserve your spot at our mango-themed dinner, call us toll-free at 1-800-742-6008 or direct at 869-469-9325.

Mango Festival: July 6-9

For the island’s mango festival schedule, click here. For the first time ever, the festival will have a silent auction. You can even bid for a stay to Nisbet Plantation — all proceeds from the silent auction will go towards a scholarship fund for the culinary students who will be assisting the chefs at the Mango Festival events.

We hope you will join us in celebrating the island’s sweetest produce at the Nevis Mango Festival.

 

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