Total Time
50mins
Prep 25 mins
Cook 25 mins

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 cups papayas, cut in strips
  • 1 medium fish
  • 1 large onion, sliced
  • 1 head garlic, sliced thin
  • 1 tablespoon ginger, sliced into strips
  • 1 sweet red pepper, cut in strips
  • 1 hot pepper, cut in strips
  • 4 tablespoons vinegar
  • 1 12 cups water
  • 3 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 12 tablespoons flour
  • 4 tablespoons sugar
  • 2 tablespoons lard
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • fat (for frying fish)

Directions

  1. Clean fish and sprinkle with salt.
  2. Let stand about 15 minutes and drain well.
  3. Fry in hot oil until brown and set aside.
  4. Saute garlic,ginger,onion and papaya until papaya is half cooked.
  5. Add salt and hot pepper and mixture of vinegar,water,sugar,soy sauce and flour.
  6. Cook until liquid thickens and the papaya becomes tender.
  7. Place fried fish on a platter and pour over it the gravy mixture.
  8. Garnish with sliced red-sweet pepper.
Most Helpful

5 5

The sauce was delicious - made the fish taste so good. I left out the hot pepper this time, and it was still good. I'm not sure what the lard was for...I used margarine to saute the vegies...