Nopales Asados Tacos

What are nopales asados tacos?

These Mexican tacos are a light and refreshing recipe loaded with cactus, tomatoes, onions, and chile, for the perfect summer meal that's just waiting to be loaded with toppings!


You'll need nopales, white onion, and a few other simple ingredients to make this easy recipe.

Step 1. Place the nopales on a grill or grill pan, and cook for 6-8 minutes on each side until softened.

Step 2. Cut them into 1/2" thick strips with a sharp knife and set aside.

Step 3. Mix the onion, tomato, serrano pepper, cilantro, and sliced nopales. Season with salt to taste.

Step 4. Heat tortillas for 2-3 minutes, then assemble tacos with the nopales asados mixture.

Add cotija cheese and salsa to taste, then dig in!

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