Prickly Pear Cactus
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Opuntia cactus

Zone 77080 | Anonymous added on May 16, 2019 | Answered

Do opuntia cactus taste sour? I grow them but they are too sour to eat the pads.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on May 17, 2019

It has a flavor that is reminiscent of a bell pepper with the undertones of a green bean.
How it is cooked can determine the flavor. Try doing a search for different recipes.

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