Recipe courtesy of Esparza's Tex Mex Cafe

Nopalitos Rancheros

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  • Total: 20 min
  • Prep: 10 min
  • Cook: 10 min
  • Yield: 2 servings
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2 tablespoons butter

1/4 cup onions

1/2 cup fresh cactus pads

3 eggs

1/4 cup salsa, plus more, if desired

1/2 cup Cheddar


  1. In a saute pan heat the butter and saute the onions. Add the cactus pads and cook for 3 minutes. Add eggs and mix together. Then add your favorite salsa and Cheddar.