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Imperial Papaya Maradol Papayas Delivery or Pickup

Imperial Papaya Maradol Papayas Near Me

Buy your favorite Imperial Papaya Maradol Papayas online with Instacart. Order Imperial Papaya Maradol Papayas from local and national retailers near you and enjoy on-demand, contactless delivery or pickup within 2 hours.

FAQs about Maradol papayas

Once ripened, Maradol papayas will stay fresh in your refrigerator for three to five days. Cut papaya should be kept in an airtight container in your refrigerator. Eat cut papaya within two days to enjoy its peak flavors and texture. Maradol papayas do not freeze well because they tend to become mushy after defrosting.

Most of the Maradol papayas on the supermarket shelves will be at least slightly green. Thankfully, Maradol papayas will continue to ripen after harvest. Leave your papayas on your kitchen counter, away from direct sunlight, until they are at least 75% yellow. Ripening can take anywhere from three to five days.

To speed up the ripening process, place your Maradol papaya in a loosely closed paper bag, or place it on the counter next to a few apples. Apples release ethylene, a chemical that speeds up the ripening process. Either method will ripen your Maradol papayas in a few days.

Avoid purchasing completely green Maradol papayas unless you enjoy using them in salads. Completely green papayas will never ripen at home.

Yes! Maradol papayas are a very nutritious fruit. A typical serving (half of a papaya) contains 70 calories and is high in fiber, vitamin A, vitamin E, and folic acid. Maradol papayas also provide 150% of your daily vitamin C requirement. Like other tropical fruits, the Maradol papaya is rich in the phytochemicals beta-carotene and lycopene.