Prep 20 mins
Cook 0 mins
I ate a lot of papaya salad on a recent trip to Thailand and it's been my wish to make it at home Food.com member Leggy Peggy arrived to stay a few days ago and brought with her a green papaya for me to make this. My son bought me the little Thai cooking book in Thailand on our holiday that this came from.
- Using a mortar and pestle, crush the chili and garlic. Add the dried shrimps, continue crushing. Add the sugar and continue to pound. Add the remaining ingredients and pound lightly, mix well. Taste and adjust the seasoning-you are looking for a balance between sweet, spicy, salty and sour.