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Jicama, Cucumber, and Pineapple Salad (Pico de Gallo)

Maren Caruso
Yield MAKES: About 12 servings
NOTES: You can prepare step 1 up to 2 hours ahead. Cover and chill vegetable platter.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound peeled jicama
  • 1 rinsed cucumber (12 oz.)
  • 1 pound peeled and cored fresh pineappple
  • 1 lime
  • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika or ground ancho chile

Nutrition Information

  • calories 39
  • caloriesfromfat 7 %
  • protein 0.6 g
  • fat 0.3 g
  • satfat 0.0 g
  • carbohydrate 9.6 g
  • fiber 2.4 g
  • sodium 99 mg
  • cholesterol 0.0 mg

How to Make It

  1. Cut jicama, cucumber, and pineapple into sticks or slices about 2 inches long and 1/2 inch thick. Arrange on a platter. Squeeze lime over vegetables and fruit.

  2. In a small bowl, mix cayenne, paprika (or ground dried ancho chile), and salt. Sprinkle half the mixture over vegetables and fruit. Offer lime wedges and remaining chile salt to add to taste.