Papaya is one of ordinary fruits that its leaves including flowers are basically tasteful to consume. Moreover if you serve it with some warm rice, it would be more enjoyable meal yet very ordinary meal indeed.
By having a smart and effective cooking technique, the papaya flower also can be turned to be any kinds of foods that can add and elevate your appetite. Even though we all know precisely that the bitterness within the papaya flower itself is really amazingly disturbing sometimes. But, some people are quite smarter and profoundly sophisticated sometimes on mix and combine any other kinds of traditional even the modern spices one to get in into the papaya flower and turned it at glance to be something more delicate yet tasty. Such as in Indonesia, many people sometimes tend to combine and mix it with any other kinds of meat including like fish or even chicken or shrimp.
Today of course we will bring you to other side of joy which basically we will present a recipe on how to cook the papaya flower and turn it to be tastier and even cook it with the anchovy so the wholly taste will be more fantastic yet enjoyable to eat!
Just take a look at the materials and each step below, good people! This is really really worth it to try!
250 gr of papaya flower
1 tablespoon of salt to lessen even to eradicate the bitterness of the papaya flower itself.
Some drinkable water.
2 red tomatoes. You have to slice it into some pieces firstly.
4 little tiny pieces of garlic. Just lice it first also.
5 shallots, you have to slice it also, do not forget please.
8 tiny hot red chilies or yeah here in Indonesia people mostly call it as “evil chilies” due to its taste that profoundly spicy, huhuha! Do not forget to slice it first anyway.
4 curly red chilies, you have to slice it also, do not forget it.
½ teaspoon of salt
1 teaspoon of sugar
1 tablespoon of mushroom instant extracted powder
3 tablespoon of oil vegetable to saute the spices later.
Anchovy, if you like it, if not you perhaps can combine the papaya flower with any other kind of meat such as chicken dices or even any little salty fishes you like most.
Wash firstly the papaya flower with the clean water and then please add some salt into it.
Then pinch the papaya flower strongly until the water that trapped within the papaya flower itself could getting out and it will lessen even deaden the bitterness. After that you can let it be for 30 minutes.
Wash the papaya flower again with clean water and then boil it until it is really delicate. Take it up then.
Saute the garlic slices and the shallot slices until it well–smelled and delicate too. Then put the tomato and the chilies into the pan.
Put the fried anchovy into the pan or perhaps you prefer to put the raw anchovy, yeah just do anything based your own appetite.
Add the boiled papaya flower. Don’t forget to add some salt, sugar, and the cow/chicken extract instant power.
Correct the taste overall and stir it evenly.
Serve it on a best plate you have!