25 Best Chayote Recipes

Chayote Slaw

Chayote Slaw
2.5


By epicurious.com

Chayote Salad

Chayote Salad
Posted By Nancy and Don Compton, Sacramento, California, Sunset JUNE 1998

While anchored in the Sea of Cortés, Nancy and Don Compton tried pear-shaped chayotes. The tender Mexican squash, quite common in Western supermarkets, is ...


By myrecipes.com

Chayote Soup

2.5

Total Time 45 min

The delicately flavored fruit chayote is ubiquitous in the central highlands of Mexico. It varies greatly in size, ranges in color from white to dark green, ...


By epicurious.com

Chayote Gratin

Posted By Victoria Abbott Riccardi, Untangling My Chopsticks: A Culinary Sojourn in Kyoto, Cooking Light OCTOBER 2007

Chayote (chi-OH-tay) is a pale green fruit popular in Jamaica; it's also called mirliton in Louisiana and other Southern states. The soft, watery flesh ...


By myrecipes.com

Chayotes Relleno

5

Posted By c.1997, M.S. Milliken & S. Feniger, all rights reserved
Total Time 100 min


By foodnetwork.com

Stuffed Chayotes Chayotes Rellenos)

Posted By l0ve2c00k
Total Time 75 min

Chayote is a vegetable that resembles a cactus on the outside. It has fine small torns and white on the outside. Grows extensively in the Caribbean and ...


By food.com

Chayotes Rellenos

Posted By Campbell's Kitchen
Total Time 90 min

You'll love this authentic Mexican recipe!  Chayotes are often sold as "chayote squash" but they are actually a gourd.  This one takes a bit of time...but ...


By kitchendaily.com

Chayotes Rellenos

Posted By Crisco
Total Time 70 min

This traditional Mexican dish is easy to make and delicious to eat. Chayotes stuffed with onion, garlic, pork or turkey, and seasoned with Pepper Jack ...


By crisco.com

Creamed Chayote with Chives

3.75

This recipe can be prepared in 45 minutes or less.


By epicurious.com

Cucumber and Chayote Slaw

2.5

Posted By Donna Klein

This unusual slaw is a delicious accompaniment to any Mexican- or Southwestern-style entrée.


By epicurious.com

Roasted Chayotes with Garlic

3.75

Posted By Lillian Chou
Total Time 90 min

If you've never tried chayotes, you're in for a treat. These small, pale green gourds have a light, clean sweetness; they are as juicy as summer squash and ...


By epicurious.com

Crispy Onion Chayote Bites

Posted By Taste of Home Cooking School Collection
Total Time 25 min

Find recipes for Crispy Onion Chayote Bites and other Course recipes. Get all the best recipes at . Recipe directions: Place onions in a resealable plastic ...


By tasteofhome.com

Chayote with Pumpkin Seeds

Total Time 35 min

Find recipes for Chayote with Pumpkin Seeds and other Healthy Eating recipes. Get all the best recipes at . Recipe directions: Heat a cooking spray coated ...


By tasteofhome.com

Chayote Corn Soup

Posted By Sunset JULY 1998

Use squash blossoms from your garden or buy them at a farmers' market. At peak season during the summer, some supermarkets carry squash blossoms. If ...


By myrecipes.com

Stuffed Chayote Squash

5

Posted By Recipe courtey of Curtis Aikens
Total Time 65 min


By foodnetwork.com

Chayote Stir Fry

5

Posted By of Curtis Aikens
Total Time 15 min


By foodnetwork.com

Chayote Squash Over Pasta

5

Posted By of Curtis Aikens
Total Time 10 min


By foodnetwork.com

Creamed Chayote Soup

3

Posted By c.1997, M.S. Milliken & S. Feniger, all rights reserved
Total Time 70 min


By foodnetwork.com

Cream of Chayote Soup

3

Posted By c.1997, M.S. Milliken & S. Feniger, all rights reserved


By foodnetwork.com

Golden Stuffed Chayotes

Posted By Corinne Trang

Chayotes, tropical squash known as christophines in Martinique, are traditionally baked with cheese there, revealing a French influence. Chayotes come in ...


By foodandwine.com

Roasted Chayotes

Roasted Chayotes
Posted By cookiedog
Total Time 115 min

Want to be daring and try something new? Give these a try. This was my first taste of Chayotes and I love them. They have a light fresh taste, a bit sweet ...


By food.com

Stewed Chayote

Stewed Chayote
5

Posted By Muffin Goddess
Total Time 45 min

A pleasant, somewhat summery side dish from M.S. Milliken & S. Feniger. Especially good with flaky white fish or grilled chicken. I think that the salad and ...


By food.com

Chayote Salad

Chayote Salad
5

Posted By mersaydees
Total Time 15 min

Based on a recipe from The South Beach Diet Cookbook. Simple and fresh.


By food.com

Grilled Chayote

Posted By Karen in MA (formerly OC)
Total Time 8 min

Chayote is a fruit and can be cooked like potatoes with salt and pepper.


By food.com

Chayotes Maria

3

Posted By KlynnPadilla
Total Time 35 min

Honduran recipe posted for ZWT 4 / South and Central America.


By food.com

What is Chayote?

Chayote, also called mirliton or choko, is a gourd-like squash that is about the size and shape of a very large pear. The skin is pale green and smooth with slight ridges that run lengthwise. Many compare the color to a light green apple. The flesh is white and there is one soft seed in the middle. Chayote is grown in the US in several states including California, Florida, and Louisiana, and throughout South and East Asia, where they are harvested much larger than in the Americas, but it is ...

Chayote Shopping Tip

Look for vegetables that are firm and bright in color – avoid those that are wilted or have wrinkled skins, which are signs of age.

Chayote Cooking Tip

Different vegetables have different cooking times – cook each type separately and then combine.