Prickly Pear Cactus
Cactus tea, also sometimes called nopal tea or prickly pear tea, is made from dehydrated prickly pear. Prickly pear is common to Latin American diets, where the fruits are eaten whole. They are also frequently made into juices or teas, which also yield health benefits. Cactus tea is rich in antioxidants, aiding with cholesterol and lipid levels,...
Please share: When I lived in Arizona, we practically lived on candy made from Prickly Pear. It was everywhere. I didn’t have to make it, because it was readily available in every store within walking distance and beyond. I loved my time in Arizona for so many reasons, and I long to move back there...Read More »