Papaya (SE Asia)
Philippines

  • $39


Sold as a single Papaya (~400g / 0.9 lbs)

With a melon-like flavor, fragrant aroma & beautiful salmon red interior, Papayas are an extremely delicate and sweet fruit. Papayas can add color & taste to any salad, be served chilled-topped with a dollop of ice cream (for a tasty tropical sundae), or blended with milk for a silky nourishing smoothie!

Seasonality

Seasonal all-year round

Pairings
These Papayas are best paired with:

Health Benefits

  • Promotes Digestive Health: Papayas are full of nutrients that help prevent of colon cancer; its fiber binds to cancer-causing toxins in the colon keeping them away from healthy colon cells!
  • Aids in Cardiovascular Health: Papayas are a rich source of antioxidant nutrients such as carotenes, vitamin C & flavonoids amongst others. Together, these nutrients promote the health of the cardiovascular system!
Nutritional Values (% of your Daily Value*)
*Daily Value of your nutritional needs, per 100g serving, assuming a caloric intake of 2,000 calories per day. More info here. Sourced from the USDA National Nutrient Database.
Health Benefits are based on empirical research as cited above, but this product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.