— LEAVES, FLOWERS, SPROUTS & CRESSES
To eat cactus Leaf, the spines must first be removed. This can be done by going over the skin of the blade with a knife. Cactus Leaf can be prepared in different ways, it’s great for the BBQ or for cooking. The cactus leaf cannot be consumed raw.
Availability cactus leaves
The cactus plant is originally from Mexico. From here, this plant has spread to the north and the most southern parts of America.
How to store
Store cactus leaves in the refrigerator.
How to eat
Remove the spines before use. and cut into strips or cubes if necessary. Cactus leaves can be prepared in different ways, so it is great for the BBQ or for cooking. In South America it is a popular ingredient in tacos.