Papaya Goes Well With:
Herbs and Spices: lemon and lime, ginger, cinnamon, honey, cloves, nutmeg, chili, curry, chives, cilantro, mint, rosemary, jalapeno
Dairy and protein: cream, ice cream, yogurt, fish, shrimp, legumes, pork, chicken
Produce: coconut, orange, pineapple, mango, pineapple, banana, passion fruit, most berries, red onions, peppers
- In many recipes, papaya can be substituted in place of mango. Try a papaya salsa or chutney, or even a papaya “lassi”.
- Add papaya with chicken, fish or shrimp for a pop of colour and hint of sweetness.
- Bake ripe papaya with a sprinkle of brown sugar and rum for a taste explosion.
- Grate or thinly slice unripe, green or ripe papaya for a delicious coleslaw.