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Napalitos Salsa (Cactus Paddles)

04.17.2009 · Posted in Holiday Recipes, Side Dishes

Cinco de Mayo (May 5th) is just around the corner so this recipe is timely, delicious and a cut above the usual fresh salsas.  Napale cactus paddles are harvested from April to August when they are young and tender yet thin and firm.  Most mercados or markets state-side now sell napales without the spines, ready to ...