Young paddles from the prickly pear cactus, de-spined and served as a fresh salad.
Nopales, prickly pear cactus paddles, are delicious, but you need to know some tricks to cook nopales without slime.
How to clean nopales, prickly pear cactus paddles. Step by step instructions, with a video, on how to remove spines from nopales.
A recipe for nopales en escabeche, pickled nopales from Mexico. Prickly pear cactus pads, diced and piickled with jalapenos, carrots and onions.