How to ripen Alphonso Mango
This is a common question as our mangoes when we send are in semi-ripe conditions. And this and below type of queries are common to us.
Once I receive Alphonso Mangoes how to ripen a mango? or my Mangoes are near to Ripen?
Alphonsomango.in cares for you and they would like to deliver alphonso mango in ripe condition when it arrives to you in partial ripen condition which is deliver to you in the partial ripen Alphonso Mango handles most of their deliveries by Air to the nearest locations. But Still one Leg from Ratnagiri to Mumbai and Devgad to Mumbai is on Road as still the chipi Airport in Konkan is not still fully operational.
Alphonsomango.in Logistic experts take care of this road transport in Night as the temperature on the road is at least lower by 3 to 4 degrees than normal day temperature. As well this Alphonso Mangoes are carried in boxes so in day time there is a risk of getting overheat and temperature may get increased by 4 to 5 degrees than day temperature due to scorching sunshine.
Alphonsomango.in never precool , refrigerated van, AC godowns, cold chain or Cold store the Alphonso mango. Over experience we have learnt that it helps to preserve the taste and aroma of the Alphonso Mango fruit. If Mangoes are plucked in very Unripe stage it may not deliver you the best Alphonso Mango Ripe has excellent colour, heavenly Taste and Aroma.
So Alphonsomango.in expert well trained farmer team Pluck mangoes from Mango tree when mangoes are near to partially ripe condition which is called In local language of Devgad and Ratnagiri as झाडपिकी (Jhadpiki) in english it is called as tree ripe mango, due to this harvesting Alphonso Mango fruit get all the nutrients, enzymes and minerals which are needed for Ripening Mango on tree itself.
(Please note for international customers the process starts bit earlier because of duration required for Mangoes to reach to customers internationally)
So generally please look into the Alphonso Mango ripening chart to identify your stages.
Generally it takes 4 to 5 days if it is not treated with any chemicals. This ripening can be made faster by covering the mangoes with paper or paper bag that initiates mangoes self ethylene mango ripening process. Which can speed up to 2 to 3 days.
Generally we harvest the matured fruits only and it is again sorted for quality.
Alphonsomango.in Team always try to reduce the man handling of Alphonso Mango ripe as general mango which you purchase from market is not ripened with natural process. Alphonso Mangoes from Plant harvesting to your home is man handled more than 32 times (Means it is touched by manual hands at various points). While Alphonsomango.in efficient and well trained team reduces these cycles by man handling mangoes 18 to 20 times which comparatively very low than all our competitors (It is as good as having mangoes live in Devgad or Ratnagiri farms) . This helps to preserve the freshness, Taste & Aroma of the Alphonso Mango fruit and increases the possibility that the King of fruit reaches you in the best possible condition.
Our Harvesting to delivery cycle is four times a week from Ratnagiri to Mumbai and Devgad to Mumbai as compared to others who buy from local wholesale markets and sell it to you. Rather all our mango belongs directly from the farmers so you may sometimes find the code of farmer on the box. Hence our Mangoes are always fresh, filled with Mangofecient Alphonso Taste and Aroma.
Alphonsomango.in Team checks each and every Alphonso Mango at two stages post harvesting, or after the Alphonso Mango Fruit is plucked out from Mango Tree they are one before dispatching from farm to Mumbai at Devgad or Ratnagiri. On Arrival at Mumbai Delivery center Alphonso Mangoes Fruit is rechecked for quality before packing for delivery in specially designed Mango boxes of 5 ply for proper ripening of the Alphonso Mango fruit for you which is enriched with the Taste and Aroma of King of fruits.