Also known as prickly pears, this distinctive fruit is the flowering part of the nopales cactus plant, with a consistency similar to kiwi. Nutritious and rich in fiber, it livens up everyday fruit salads and is commonly used as a base in drinks and desserts. Available September through April, cactus pears can perk up your menu with their uniquely delicious flavor.
Peak Season: January - April, September - December
- Cuerno De Venado
- Roja Pelona