Cheese Stuffed Breaded Fried Nopales (Cactus Paddles)

Recipe by Mexi-Rosie
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READY IN: 30mins
SERVES: 8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 4
    tablespoons liquid maggi seasoning
  • 100
    g chopped ham
  • 200
    g asadero cheese, separated in strands
  • 8
    cooked nopales, each one slit lengthwise into two halves (paddle cacti)
  • 2
    eggs, slightly beaten
  • 2
    cups dry breadcrumbs
  • cooking oil (for frying)
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DIRECTIONS

  • Mix first 3 ingredients and place this mixture betwen two nopal slices. You can also use just one slice, spreading filling on one side, rolling it and securing ends with a toothpick.
  • Pass through beaten egg and then through bread crumbs.
  • Fry in hot oil and serve.
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