Cooks Exchange

January 15, 2014

Mirlitons gain sparkling personality with seasoning

What's in a name? Mirlitons have several aliases, all due to the region of the country where they are found. In Louisiana and in South Mississippi, they are known as mirlitons and vegetable pears. In the Southwest and Florida, they are better known as chayote.

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