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Add the papaya and 1 cup water; cook for 10 minutes, then add the chayote and cook for 10 minutes, or until just crisp-tender.
Other crops that won’t mind the summer heat and humidity include cherry tomatoes, southern peas, chayote squash, calabaza squash and sweet potatoes.
Lobina Chilena comes pan-seared in an epazote beurre blanc with mini heirloom tomatoes dotted with fragrant chimichurri sauce and a garlicky mash of chayote, an edible plant in the gourd family.
Start at the Publican Anker beer hall for a pint of local Forbidden Root and a dozen oysters before walking a few doors down to the Mexico meets American South Dove’s Luncheonette for smoked brisket with chayote squash.
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Origin and Etymology of chayote
First Known Use: 1887See Words from the same year
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