• 125 gr small papaya green unripe, chopped or grated
  • 2 tbslp lime juice plus small rind
  • 1/2 tbslp fish sauce
  • 1/2 tbslp palm or coconut sugar
  • 1-2 garlic
  • 25g roasted peanuts
  • 1/2 tbslp ground dried shrimp
  • 1 small red and green chilli
  • 50 g tomatoes


mix papaya with lime juice with fish sauce and sugar. ound garlic together with peanuts. add papaya and pound gently . add beans if you’d like the dried shrimp and chilli. keep punding and turning to bruised the ingredients. add sugar mixture tomatoes and a piece of lime or rind.

Pineapple salad

September 12, 2009


  • Pineapple peeled cored and cut into bitesized chunks
  • cucumbers halved lengthways and sliced diagonal
  • cherry tomatos
  • french shallot thinly sliced
  • beansprouts
  • small handful mint leaves
  • spring onions sliced diagonal
  • cashew nuts (optional)

Chilli lime dressing:

  • garlic clove
  • green chillies roughly chopped
  • sea salt
  • caster sugar
  • fish sauce 2 tblsp
  • lime juice

Put all ingredients together and dressing well with chilli lime sauce. Adding roast duck as an extra would be lovely too.