This Filipino relish is made normally with very fresh green papayas. Sauerkraut can also be used.

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Ingredients

10
Original recipe yields 10 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Toss the grated papaya with 1/4 cup salt together in a large bowl; allow to sit for 1 hour. Drain the liquid from the papaya and rinse thoroughly. Place the papaya in the middle of a large piece of cheesecloth and squeeze to drain as much liquid from the papaya as possible.

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  • Combine the papaya, carrot, red bell pepper, ginger, green chile peppers, and raisins together in a clean large bowl; mix. Transfer the mixture to clean, dry jars with lids.

  • Stir the vinegar, water, sugar and 1 teaspoon salt together in a small saucepan; bring to a boil for 5 minutes. Pour the vinegar mixture into the jars, making sure the vegetables are completely submerged in liquid. Allow the vegetables to marinate in the liquid at least 1 day before using. Store in refrigerator between uses.

Nutrition Facts

111.9 calories; protein 1g 2% DV; carbohydrates 28.2g 9% DV; fat 0.2g; cholesterolmg; sodium 241mg 10% DV. Full Nutrition

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Rating: 5 stars
03/09/2010
I just love it with fried fish.Salamat lola. Read More
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  • 4 star values: 1
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Rating: 5 stars
03/08/2010
I just love it with fried fish.Salamat lola. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
11/15/2012
This is the perfect relish to include in tuna salad. And I also add some of the pickling brine to the salad. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
12/12/2014
Very easy to prepare! Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
04/02/2019
I'd make it again. I didn't put in a jar. Just a square glass container with a snap on lid. I kept in the fridge foe a week and it was finest , crunchy, tasty and fresh. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
06/01/2020
Reminds me of home. 5 stars. Thank you for sharing . Read More
Rating: 5 stars
05/22/2020
Ive done it many times already. It turns out really crunchy if you squeeze and drain all that water and salt. Really good recipe! Read More
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