Nopalitos Con Papas Allrecipes.com (Potatoes with Cactus) Napales or Nopalitos are the young pads (the leaf or branch type portions, not the fruit) of the prickly pear cactus. Clean by cutting out all the thorns (just cut a hole all the way around and discard), then slice into narrow strips and cook
How to Cook Cactus Paddles (Nopales) / Cómo Cocinar Nopales
I have a theory that cactus paddles are going to be the next vegetarian craze. If you're not familiar they can be tricky to prep, but I have a good, simple method here. (Or you can find good ones already cleaned like @GOYA Foods Nopalitos.)
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