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Southwestern Cactus Salad

Southwestern Cactus Salad

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"One hour in the refrigerator allows for 'mingling' time between cilantro, jalapeno, cactus and other uniquely South-of-the-border ingredients." — by Lupe Burke 
Lentil and Cactus Soup (Mom's Recipe)

Lentil and Cactus Soup (Mom's Recipe)

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"An authentic soup from central Mexico combines tender lentils and potatoes with nopales (cactus)." — by ralph512 
Mexican Pintos with Cactus

Mexican Pintos with Cactus

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"An honest Mexican recipe for pinto beans using bacon, chiles and cactus." — by KATZ002 
Nopalitos Con Papas

Nopalitos Con Papas

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"Tender cactus is cooked with potatoes in this authentic Mexican dish." — by Arianna 
Pollo con Nopales (Chicken and Cactus)

Pollo con Nopales (Chicken and Cactus)

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"This recipe makes chicken and nopales (cactus) in a sauce made of pureed tomatillos and jalapeno peppers." — by Chef Kiki 
Tortillas with Cactus and Cheese

Tortillas with Cactus and Cheese

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"Tortillas are stuffed with tender nopales (cactus) seasoned with adobo seasoning, Cheddar cheese, and cilantro," — by Mary 
Pueblo Stew

Pueblo Stew

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"Sliced cactus and spicy peppers are simmered with cubed pork and vegetables in this rich, south-of-the-border stew." — by JOEBOB22 
Caliente Christmas Salsa

Caliente Christmas Salsa

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"This colorful salsa is delicious and spicy salsa and, when bottled, makes a nice gift! " — by kherder330 
Tortas de Camaron

Tortas de Camaron

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"Little egg and shrimp patties are simmered in a cactus-based sauce for a warm Mexican-inspired meal. Serve with rice and tortillas, or just enjoy it as a soup." — by SB 
Mexican Lasagna with Cactus

Mexican Lasagna with Cactus

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"A big layered Mexican-inspired casserole of tortillas, refried beans, Mexican nopalito cactus, and ground beef is stacked like a lasagna and baked. It makes a big batch that's great for a crowd." — by Brian Ross 
Rose Petal Sauce for Hens

Rose Petal Sauce for Hens

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"Like Water for Chocolate? This rose petal sauce works great on Cornish hens or even chicken. Just prepare hens by method of choice - I bake them with salt and freshly ground pepper-" — by Elle 
Big Star Cactus Cooler Drink

Big Star Cactus Cooler Drink

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"Cactus juice schnapps and rum combine in this tasty drink that is good for summer outings." — by lauri28 
Stuffed Chilies with Cactus

Stuffed Chilies with Cactus

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"A creamy walnut sauce covers these roasted poblano chiles stuffed with veal, pork, and nopales (cactus pieces)." — by Kathie 
 
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