Geoduck Papaya Ceviche
- 2 tablespoons finely chopped Spanish red onion
- 1 small, ripe papaya, seeded, and diced
- 2 ounces lime juice
- 1 1/4 pounds geoduck, siphon and body meat trimmed and thinly sliced into julienne
- 2 tablespoons finely chopped cilantro
- 2 to 3 teaspoons seeded, ribbed and minced jalapeno pepper
- 2 cups mesclun or wild greens salad mix
- 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
- Salt and freshly ground pepper
Combine onions, papaya and lime juice in a medium mixing bowl and gently mix well. Add Geoduck, cilantro, jalapeno and mix well. Place in refrigerator for 30 minutes.
Just before serving, toss mesclun salad with oil and season with salt and pepper. Place a portion of mesclun salad in the center of each plate, then top with a portion of the ceviche and serve.
Recipe courtesy Karen Malody