Green paw paw salad

Current rating: 4 (3 ratings)
Serves 6
Prep 15
Cook 5
A delicious high fibre, lactose/dairy free side dish that's great for livening up family gatherings or even a quick mid-week meal.

Description

A delicious high fibre, lactose/dairy free side dish that's great for livening up family gatherings or even a quick mid-week meal.
  • 1 tbs olive oil
  • 1 small red onion, finely diced
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • 2 limes, juice only
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 2 tsp brown sugar
  • 1 tbs soy sauce, salt-reduced
  • ½ cup unsalted peanuts, roughly chopped
  • 200g green paw paw, peeled and grated
  • 1 carrot, peeled and grated
  • ½ cup mint leaves, torn
  • ½ cup basil leaves, torn

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  1. Heat oil in frypan, saute onion and garlic until golden brown. Set aside to cool.
  2. In a bowl combine lime juice, salt, brown sugar, soy sauce and half the peanuts. Mix dressing with paw paw and carrot allowing the paw paw to soften.
  3. Mix half the mint and basil into the onion mixture.
  4. To serve, place paw paw mix on a plate, top with the onion and herb mix, then remaining mint, basil and nuts.

Tips

  • Paw paw is also known as papaya.

Tips

  • Paw paw is also known as papaya.

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