Description:

Nutritional Info
Serving Size: 1 cup (145g)
Amount per serving
Calories: 55
Total fat: 0.2g
Total carbohydrates: 15.7g
Dietary fiber: 2.5g
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This Tainung papaya
usually weighs between 2
and 5 pounds. The pinkish flesh contains papain which helps digestion.

Brooks grows and packs these papayas in the Central American countries of Guatemala and the Dominican Republic. The fruit is shipped via Florida or Texas to the U.S. and Canada.

Caribbean Red papayas are
easy to chop, adding a tropical
flavor to any fruit salad or
salsa.

** NOT GMO ** CR Ripening Chart

Taste: Similar to a melon in flavor, it is juicy and sweet and provides a fragrant but not a musky aroma.
Selection: Papayas are ripe starting at 50% yellow when they yield to gentle pressure. Papayas sweeten as they ripen. Minor blemishes and spots may occur as they age.
Ripening: Keep fruit between 70 and 80 degrees until it reaches at least 50 percent color.
Ethylene Production and Sensitivity: High
Shelf Life: Once ripe, the papaya should be used within two to three days.
Brooks Availability: Year Round
Brooks Origin: Guatemala, Dominican Republic and Jamaica
Storage: 50° - 55°F
Humidity: 85% - 95%

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