Fresh Jumbo Brazilian Papaya

oonth has been enjoying fresh jumbo papayas imported from Brazil, finding them in ethnic markets around London. The immense flavor and sweetness—normally not associated with papaya—is followed by a counterbalancing burnt nuttiness. The flavor alone is wonderful, but you can squeeze a few drops of lime juice or drizzle some bottled yuzu over a few chunks of papaya to add another complementary dimension. “The mango may be the king of fruits but the papaya is very definitely a member of the royal family,” says oonth.

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