I used to think of a stir-fry as something easy to put together when I didn't have much time or energy. I just grabbed everything from the fridge and tossed it into a frying pan and, voilà, dinner. But, wow, was I wrong.
Freshly sliced papaya and coconut form the base of this beautiful, tasty, and healthy stir-fry using tropical ingredients. This stir-fry recipe is something completely different that will completely transport you to another place.
We brought papaya, bell peppers, coconut and onions together in a ginger soy-sesame sauce. This meal will have your house smelling amazing! Awaken your senses and your tastebuds with this delicious recipe.
Papaya, coconut, bell peppers and onions stir-fried in garlic and ginger and seasoned with a sesame-soy sauce makes for a tropical lunch or dinner. Top with sesame seeds for extra crunch!
Prepare the soy-sesame sauce:
Prepare the stir-fry:
Enjoy this tropical stir-fry for lunch or dinner. Make it a complete meal by pairing it with a tofu dish and rice on the side to soak up all the juicy flavors. Top with sesame seeds for garnish and an extra nutty crunch.
This one-pan meal is easy to whip up for busy weeknight meals or portion out for on-the-go lunches - enjoy!
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