Chayote White (Chayote Blanco)

  • PLU #4785
Pack size
  • 48 CT
  • Chayote is a native Mexican plant, Family of the squash. White Chayote looks and tastes like a regular Chayote just larger and White or yellowish in color. White chayote is very popular in Puerto Rican communities, because it is the variety most commonly available on the island.
  • Chayote can be stuffed, mashed, or baked.
  • Caribbean, especially Puerto Rico
Country of origin
  • Costa Rica
Quality specifications
  • Color – Yellowish White
  • Cleanliness – Must be clean (no dirt, spotting, dust, or any other foreign material).
  • Other – Can have no scarring, cracks, splits, or breaks, or mechanical damage.
  • Defects – Blackening, or sprouting
Display and storage
  • Storage- 35-45 degrees
  • Display- Room temperature
  • Shelf life- 7-10 days