Tender Cactus Salad
Cactus salad, a popular dish in Mexico, uses the fleshly leaves (also known as paddles) of the prickly pear or nopal cactus. Its flavor is somewhat similar to green beans or asparagus. Fresh cactus paddles can be found in Latin American markets or specialty product markets.
Nopales Salad made with prickly pear cactus, tomatoes, onions, cilantro, chili peppers, and lime juice, is a nutrient-packed salad you'll love. It's fresh, healthy and delicious!
How to Cook Cactus Paddles | Cómo Cocinar Nopales, Quick and Easy
Cactus Paddles - Today I also have the recipes for Nopales Salad and Nopales with Eggs. Nopales with eggs!!?? What?? Am I out of my mind?? Well, that is exactly what I told my husband as a newlywed almost 30 years ago.
How to Grill Cactus Leaves (Nopales)
My cousin recently moved in with us to finish up his last year of college. Along with his sense of humor and gentle spirit, he also brought a new menu item to our table last night – grilled n…
Licuado de Nopal (Cactus Smoothie)
Drink this smoothie every morning before you eat anything else. This juice is rich in fiber, helps speed up your metabolism, and helps eliminate grease and toxins.
Mexican Cactus Salad Recipe • Orange County guide by Living Mi Vida Loca
My mom gave me a Princess House glass container for Christmas and I absolutely adore it. It’s perfect for using at home in the over, in the freezer and for pot lucks! I decided that the first dish that I’m going to share is a Mexican cactus salad. It’s absolutely delicious, refreshing and goes great […]
10 Amazing Health Benefits Of Cactus Juice
Cactus also known as prickly pear are succulent plants. Cactus juice is a staple diet in some regions for its amazing benefits. Read to know them.
Grilled Nopales - Four to Cook For
When my mom was a child, she and her sister use to play “house” under the shade of a cactus tree (being very, very careful!). Mama Irene, my grandmother, had a more practical approach to cactus. She would cut off the leaves and prepare “nopales” to eat. When I was a child, my mom would only occasionally...Read More »
Low Carb Cactus Salad (Ensalada de Nopales)
Cactus salad (ensalada de nopales) is a gluten free Mexican salad that makes a fantastic filling for tortillas or a side with grilled meat. Just toss together canned nopales, fresh veggies, and an easy dressing. Make it vegan by leaving out the cheese.
Nopales recipe with ground beef
Nopales with ground beef, This is a very delicious way to prepare nopales, the addition of the tomato sauce creates a complete meal. Ingredi...
Recipe: Grilled Cactus and Corn Salad
Among the summer treats we found at the Barnsdall Art Park market this week were sweet corn and fresh nopales, or prickly pear cactus paddles. We picked up a few ears and pads and when we got home, they went straight to the grill and into a salad. Nopales are a wonderful salad ingredient; they’re lemony and succulent with a slippery texture similar to okra.
Authentic Mexican Nopales (Cactus) Recipe - Life of a Cherry Wife
How to make nopales (cactus leaves). A Mexican dish full of flavor and nutrients. Keto (low carb) friendly.