The Fuyu variety is one of the most frequently seen persimmons in our markets today. A rare astringent variety of the persimmon is from Israel's Sharon Valley and is named the Sharon persimmon
Oaxacan Green Dent Corn
Oaxacan Green Dent corn is in ancient heirloom variety of Zea mays that is classified as a grain corn, as opposed to a sweet corn.
Strawberry Papaya (Sunrise)
Inventory, 10 ct : 10.00
This item was last sold on : 11/25/15
Strawberry papayas are about the size of an elongated mango with smooth firm skin. The colors of this papaya variety ranges from green to yellow, and orange when ripe. Its shell becomes slightly soft as it ripens. Numerous small, shiny, black, inedible seeds inhabit the cavity. Pink, firm and juicy, the flesh is similar to a melon, offering a sweet flavor and a pleasantly smooth texture. Papaya grows on a tree that is actually a large, hollow, unbranched shrub. Clusters of papaya fruit grow along the plant stem under a crown-like group of leaves.
Strawberry papaya are available year-round.
Papaya is an excellent source of beta carotene, has a moderate amount of fiber and carbohydrates, provides 260 milligrams of potassium, contains some folic acid and is low in sodium. High in vitamin A and vitamin C, papaya contains more vitamin C than the orange. A beneficial enzyme, papain, is present in papaya and is believed to aid digestion.
Serve fresh, cut in half and stuffed or diced into salad. Puree or juice and freeze. To ripen, keep fruit at room temperature three to five days. To store, refrigerate ripe papaya up to one week. Freeze firm, peeled papaya in chunks or puree and freeze.
Papaya was once used in the Islands to feed pigs and chickens. Australians use the word "pawpaw" to mean papaya.
Native to South and Central America, papaya is a New World fruit. Dating back to prehistoric times, many varieties exist today. It remains a mystery as to how and when papaya was established in Hawaii. The seeds were enjoyed at court luaus and were exchanged as presents among the island rulers. The name "papaya" is derived from the Spanish adaptation of "ababai," from pre-Columbian people in the Caribbean. Primarily grown in Hawaii on the island of Kauai, it is grown in various tropical regions worldwide.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|Sorority Cuisine - Pibeta Phi||San Diego CA||619-778-0311|
|Ocean Pacific Grille||San Diego CA||858-699-3821|
|Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-756-1582|
|Culinary Concepts||San Diego CA||858-530-1885|
|Gossip Grill||San Diego CA||619-260-8023|
|Duke's La Jolla||La Jolla CA||858-454-1999|
|San Diego Culinary Institute Inc.||La Mesa CA||619-644-2100|
|Cal A Vie||Vista CA||760-945-2055|
|Firefly Beach||San Diego CA||619-222-6440|
|Chef de Cuisine||San Diego CA||619-248-0538|
|Rancho Valencia||Del Mar CA||858-756-1123|
|La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club||San Diego CA||858-454-7126|
|Mastiff Sausage Company||San Diego CA||760-504-3834|
|San Diego Yacht Club||San Diego CA||619-758-6334|
|Jake's Del Mar||Del Mar CA||858-755-2002|
|VIP||San Diego CA||619-295-3173|
|Baja Fresh||San Diego CA||619-289-2097|
|Mission Ave Bar and Grill||Oceanside CA||760-637-2222|
|Blue Water Seafood Market and Grill||San Diego CA||619-497-0914|
|Crab Catcher La Jolla||San Diego CA||858-454-9587|
|US Grant Hotel Main||San Diego CA||619-232-3121|
|Friends of Specialty Produce||San Diego CA||619-295-3173|
|Lodge at Torrey Pines Main||San Diego CA||858-453-4420|
|Carolyn J. Fisher||San Diego CA||858-274-1129|
|La Costa Resort & Spa Main Kitchen||Carlsbad CA||760-930-7063|
|Bread & Cie Café||San Diego CA||619-683-9322|
|Pacific Athletic Club||San Diego CA||858-509-0700|
|Mille Fleurs||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-756-3085|
|Matt Johnson||San Diego CA||619 295 3172|
|Hornblower Cruises||San Diego CA||619-686-8733|
|Surf Side Cuisine||San Diego CA||619 507-0891|
|AToN Center Inc.||Encinitas CA||858-759-5017|
|Liberty Advance||Boulevard CA||619-766-3384|
|The Shores||La Jolla CA||858-459-8271|
|Consummate Catering||San Diego CA||619-265-0900|
|Pamplemousse Grill||Solana Beach CA||858-792-9090|
|Catamaran||San Diego CA||858-488-1081|
|Coast Industrial||San Diego CA||619-479-7878|
Recipes that include Strawberry Papaya (Sunrise). One is easiest, three is harder.
|The Cooking Blog||Caribbean Guacamole|
|Diana's Desserts||Grilled Strawberry Papaya with Vinaigrette|
|Gina's Skinny Recipes||Papaya Avocado Salad|
|Angie's Recipes||Chicken Papaya Salad with Herb Parmesan Vinaigrette|
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