Charcoal Roasted Breadfruit Salad
|1 large Bread fruit (available at Latin and Asian Markets)|
|2 large carrots, grated|
|4 scallions, cut on a bias, white and green parts|
|kosher salt and black pepper to taste|
|1/2 cup mayonnaise, more if needed|
Breadfruit is a delicious fruit/vegetable that is indigenous to the Caribbean and other tropical locations. It is covered by a tough outer skin and has a firm meaty interior and is highly adaptable to many preparations.
- Prepare a charcoal fire.
- Place the breadfruit directly onto the coals and roast, turning occasionally until all outer skin has blackened 30-40 minutes.
- Allow bread fruit to cool slightly, the cut into quarters and remove outer skin and cut the inner flesh into small chunks.
- Add the bread fruit to a bowl along with the carrot, mayonnaise and scallions.
- Season with salt and pepper, and combine well.