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Jícama, Orange and Nopalitos Salad

Courtesy of Barbara Pool Fenzl   Nopales are the dark green, fleshy pads of the prickly pear cactus and taste like tart green beans. Nopalitos are the diced or sliced nopales that are sold either fresh in the produce department or pickled in jars in larger...
 
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