Stewed Green Papaya

A sweet papaya dessert.


  • 1 large green papaya (peeled and cut lengthwise)
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 teaspoons lime juice
  • 1 teaspoons grated lime rind
  • 1 cinnamon stick


  • Bring a medium pot of 2 cups water to boil.
  • Add papaya and cook for 5 or so minutes.
  • Reduce to low heat.
  • Add in sugar, lime juice, lime rinds, and cinnamon.
  • Let simmer for 30 minutes.
  • Remove from heat and serve with ice cream.

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