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Papaya, mangosteen and tapioca pearls in palm syrup


You'll need

½ cup tapioca pearls 200 gm finely grated dark palm sugar 1 red papaya 3 mangosteens, peeled To serve: lime wedges

Method

  • 01
  • Soak tapioca in water for 5 minutes, then drain and rinse under cold running water. Cook tapioca in a saucepan of boiling water, stirring occasionally for 10 minutes or until translucent. Drain tapioca and rinse under cold running water, then transfer to a bowl and refrigerate until chilled.
  • 02
  • Meanwhile, combine palm sugar and ¼ cup water in a saucepan and stir over low heat until palm sugar dissolves, simmer for 5 minutes or until slightly thickened, then cool to room temperature. Add tapioca to syrup and stir to combine.
  • 03
  • Cut papaya lengthways into 4 wedges and seed. Place mangosteen segments and tapioca into papaya wedges, drizzle with palm sugar syrup and serve with lime wedges.

At A Glance

  • Serves 4 people
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At A Glance

  • Serves 4 people

Drink Suggestion

NV Trilogy Sparkling.

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