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Xoconostle

This is a fruit that is grown on the cactus plant in Central Mexico. It is similar in appearance to a Red Prickly Pear but the flavor is much different. These are sour and tart in flavor and are good for using in Salsas or for flavoring margaritas.

Alternative Names

Xoconostles

Categories

Fruit Vegetable, Tropical Fruit

Origin

Mexico

Flavor

Sour, Tart

Texture

Firm

Prep Methods

Chop, Cut/Slice, Mash/Purée

Cooking Method

As Is, Barbecue/Grill, Roast

Uses

see categorized dishes

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