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Diced Cactus Leaves (Nopalitos)

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Quantity/Pack: 2 packages (10 ounces each)
Seasonality: Year Round
Origin: Mexico

For those who may be wary of working with cactus leaves in the kitchen, now you don't have to worry with Melissa's Diced Cactus Leaves.

Cactus leaves or Nopales (noh-PA-les) are leaves that stem from the large Mexican cactus nopal. Often found growing throughout Mexico where they have long been favored, cactus leaves are also gaining acceptance in the United States.

Add this unique flavor to countless recipes unscathed. You'll love the convenience of this product when you save time and effort by not having to process these leaves yourself. Cactus leaves are a staple in Mexican cuisine; they have a flavor similar to green beans and okra, with hints of green bell pepper and citrus. Add to eggs, salsa, omelets, ceviche and more.

This item is perishable and must ship Overnight. May not be available for immediate shipment.

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