Green Pea, Tomato and Papaya Salad

Marion Wilting


I made this up yesterday, and we loved it. In place of the papaya, you can use mango or peach, nectarines or apricots. Cook time is standing time.


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15 Min
30 Min
No-Cook or Other


  • 1 1/2 c
    green peas, fresh or frozen
  • 2
  • 1
  • 1/2
    papaya (ca. 1 cup diced papaya)
  • 1/4 c
    flat leaf parsley, chopped
  • 1/2
    lime, juice and zest of
  • 1/4 tsp
    cumin, ground
  • 1/8 tsp
  • ·
    salt and pepper, to taste
  • 2 Tbsp
    olive oil, extra virgin

How to Make Green Pea, Tomato and Papaya Salad


  1. Blanche the peas and let cool in a colander.
  2. Dice tomatoes, avocado and papaya, mix with blanched and cooled peas in a salad bowl.
  3. Add juice and zest of 1/2 lime, salt and pepper to taste, 1/4 teaspoon cumin and 1/8 teaspoon cinnamon, olive oil and chopped parsley.
  4. Toss well, let stand at room temperature for about 30 minutes and serve.

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About Green Pea, Tomato and Papaya Salad

Course/Dish: Salads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Latin American
Dietary Needs: Gluten-Free Dairy Free

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