Chayote - Nicaraguan Style

1
ali Bresnahan

By
@alibee

Haven't tried this version yet, will let you know and post a pic.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
2
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

  • 2 medium
    chayote, peeled and sliced thin
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 1/2 c
    onion, chopped
  • 1 clove
    garlic, chopped fine
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    pepper
  • 1/2 tsp
    sugar
  • 1/4 tsp
    red pepper flakes
  • 2 Tbsp
    lime juice

How to Make Chayote - Nicaraguan Style

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat butter and olive oil over medium high heat. Add onion and garlic, saute until soft.
  2. When onion is slightly brown, stir in chayote, salt, pepper, sugar and pepper flakes. Stir and cook for 5-10 minutes.
  3. Add lime juice, stir and cook 5 minutes longer.
    Serve as a side with chicken.

Printable Recipe Card

About Chayote - Nicaraguan Style

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian




Show 3 Comments & Reviews

21 Popular Thanksgiving Side Dishes

21 Popular Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

While turkey is the star the plate on Thanksgiving, it's not a meal without the sides. In some households, corn casserole, stuffing, sweet potatoes, green bean casserole, mashed potatoes, and...

17 Thanksgiving Vegetable Sides That You’re Thankful For

17 Thanksgiving Vegetable Sides That You’re Thankful For

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

What would Thanksgiving be without veggies? Basically just a turkey. No mashed potatoes, no green bean casserole, no brussels sprouts, no marshmallow-topped sweet potatoes, no asparagus...the list goes on and...

Easy Summer Dinner Recipes

Easy Summer Dinner Recipes

Kitchen Crew

Summertime dinners are about easy recipes that incorporate fresh ingredients at their peak flavor. When looking for cooking inspiration, try one of these simple dinner recipes. I've thrown in a...