Papaya and Greens Salad

Photo by Prathima Kharvi

Fruits are not meant to be mixed with meals. However, this delicious salad can be enjoyed as a meal in itself.

Serves 2


  • 1 small ripe papaya
  • 1 cup baby spinach or any green leaves of choice
  • ¼ cup grated fresh coconut
  • Juice of 1 lime
  • Unrefined salt to taste


Spread the leaves on a serving plate. Keep aside. Peel, deseed and chop the papaya into ½ inch cubes and place them over the bed of greens. Sprinkle salt, lime juice and coconut on top and serve.