Spicy Cactus Salad

Spicy Cactus Salad Recipe

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Patsy G

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@lovetocookpatsy

This is a wonderful salad,easy to make that goes well with grilled eats or Mexican food. Make it as spicy as you please.
The recipe calls for fresh cheese,I use queso fresco or feta cheese works well too.
The original recipe does not call for garlic,I just love garlic and think it works well in this recipe,so it's optional.
Some of my friends like to eat this with tortilla chips but I eat it as a salad.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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Serves:
4-6

Ingredients

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    1 33 oz jar natural tender cactus(the brand i use is "embasa"
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    1/2 c minced onion
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    1 large tomato,minced
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    cilantro,to taste
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    1 garlic clove,minced
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    1/2 c pickled jalapeƱo slices
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    1/2 c fresh cheese,crumbled

How to Make Spicy Cactus Salad

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  1. Drain the cactus and jalapeno slices and rinse well.Combine all the ingredients in a large salad bowl.

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About Spicy Cactus Salad

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy




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