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Green Papaya Salad Recipe: 6 Papaya Salad Variations

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Dec 10, 2020 • 2 min read

When it comes to Thai food, green papaya salad, or som tam, is a dish that reigns supreme. The beloved staple of Thai street food kiosks and restaurants combines the best elements of the cuisine: salty, savory notes of fermented seafood, bright citrus, sweetness, and tingling heat from fresh chilies.