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Old 10-11-2012, 04:45 PM   #1
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Join Date: 07-18-07
Location: Oklahoma
Default Grilled Cactus....and some jelly

I don't think I've posted this here before.
Not sure if there are any Brethren who would be interested in salad and jelly. lol

Sorry for so many pics!!

in my pasture...

prickly pear cactus...

I hold them with pliers and scrape the thorns off with sharp knife...

remove thorns..

corn, cactus, black beans, shrimp, scallions, jalapenos..

brush with oil and onto the grill..

shrimp on grill too..

slice grilled cactus...

make dressing..
1/3 cup red wine vinegar, 2/3 cup oil, minced garlic, 1 TBs dijon mustard , onion powder, salt and pepper to taste

make salad, grilled cactus, corn, scallions, tomatoes, onion, black beans...

Grilled cactus, shrimp and corn salad...

make jelly with cactus fruit..

simmer fruit in small amount of water


sugar, pectin and lemon juice

cactus jelly..

Just something different...

Thank you for looking!
Lifetime member of the Society for the Preservation of Authentic Royal Magical Rare Kaskaskian Peppers (Thanks Ash :))
RIP Ash, you are missed
Blog name added to photos to slow down folks posting them elsewhere as their own. Sorry! :/
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