Braised Chayote with Ground Pork
BRAISED CHAYOTE with GROUND PORK ~ This recipe comes from the Philippines, my homeland. My mother used to make this dish for us when we were growing up. Chayote is a gourd plant, similar to the summer squash. Chayote is also popular in Indian and Latin American cuisines. Chayote is very low in calories (25 calories per cup) and chock-full of vitamins and other nutrients. Chayote is also called vegetable pear, alligator pear or mango squash.
SAUTEED CHAYOTE SQUASH AND POTATOES RECIPE
Sauteed chayote squash is a recent acquisition in my cookbook. I must admit it: I didn’t cook this vegetable until last Christmas. I have to say thanks to my mother in law Patrizia for buying a few chayote to cook together with the family! Chayote is a very versatile ingredient: it’s delicious both raw into salads or tartare, and cooked fast and crispy. Today I propose a tasty side, perfect together with fish or meats, but savory to eat as appetizer too!
Baked Chayote Squash
Cheesy, custardy stuffed squash with bread crumbs on top. This dish is great as a side with beans, meat, and rice, Central American-style.
Cooking for Salud!: Roasted Chayote - Olivewood Gardens
Cooking for Salud! Roasted Chayote Created by Chef Maylin Navarro Ingredients 4 chayotes 2 garlic cloves, mashed 1 teaspoon cumin 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 teaspoon coriander 1 teaspoon salt and pepper ½ lemon, juiced 1 Tablespoon olive oil 2-3 Tablespoons coconut oil Directions 1. Preheat oven to 450˚. Mist a cookie sheet with non-stick ...
This creole twist on Thanksgiving squash will delight all your guests. In this Stuffed Mirlitons recipe, chayote squash or mirlitons, are filled with shrimp, claw crabmeat and diced ham, making a hearty and unique side dish or appetizer. If you can't find chayote squash, use the flesh of eggplants and serve it casserole-style.
Sautéed Chayote with Sweet Onion and Bacon - Recipe - FineCooking
In this quick side dish, the chayote remains crisp and juicy, even as it takes on the rich flavors of garlic and bacon. A hit of lemon juice at the…