The prickly chayote Squash is similar to the Chayote Squash. They have a very mild flavor and are used in dishes to pick up other flavors. Use in soup, stew, stir-fry, tempura, and a vegetable side dish.
Prickly Custard Marrow, Prickly Mango Squash, Prickly Mirliton, Prickly Vegetable Pear, Spiny Chayote Squash, Spiny Custard Marrow, Spiny Mango Squash, Spiny Mirliton, Spiny Vegetable Pear
Fruit Vegetable, Winter/Hard Squash/Pumpkin
Central America, Mexico, North America
Cut/Slice, Dice, Dredge/Bread, Grate, Marinate, Mash/Purée, Peel, Stuff
As Is, Boil/Simmer, Braise, Fry/Deep-fry, Roast