Breakfast Listener Chris' 'Famous Mango Pie' Recipe - Hope 103.2

Breakfast Listener Chris’ ‘Famous Mango Pie’ Recipe

Chris, a regular Hope Breakfast caller from Queensland, wanted to share her 'Famous Mango Pie' recipe with you all, in time for Christmas.

By Hope 103.2Wednesday 14 Dec 2022Hope BreakfastChristmasReading Time: 1 minute

If you were tuned into Breakfast with Ally & Brendan this morning, you may have heard a big claim about the best mango pie recipe going around this fine country.

Hopeland listener Chris from Queensland was happy to share her Famous Mango Pie recipe, which she said was “best made the day before” and “best with Queensland Bowen mangoes but Kensington pride are Plan B”.

Wherever you listen from in Sydney, Australia or overseas, why not give this dessert a test run this Christmas, and you can thank Chris later.


  • Heat oven to 180C
  • I cup self-raising flour
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons melted butter
  • Dissolve in 1 tablespoon sugar and stir
  • Mix with 2 1/2 tablespoons milk
  • Form into soft dough
  • Roll out between 2 sheets greaseproof paper
  • Bake blind (covered with a sheet of baking paper weighed down with sugar) for 10 minutes
  • Uncover and bake another 5 mins
  • Cool


  • 1 tin condensed milk
  • Purée 1-2 mangoes
  • Add to condensed milk with 1/2 cup lemon juice
  • Stir well and pour into pastry case
  • Refrigerate, ideally for 24 hours
  • Decorate with fresh mango slices

Enjoy with loved ones!