Prickly Pear

The allure of this exotic fruit is magical, yet dangerous! Its mystique comes from its naturally vibrant fuchsia color of its pulp. But beware - being from the cactus family, its skin pricks. Prickly Pears are the fruit that grow on top of the flat cactus pad; when peeled the pulp has a delicate melon-fig taste.

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Featured Recipe

Maffei Mojito

Serving size: 1 Drink
Source: Christina Maffei, Mixologist
    • 1 1/2 oz. White rum
    • 3/4 oz. The Perfect Purée Blueberry Puree,  thawed
         or  The Perfect Purée Lychee Puree
         or  The Perfect Purée Pink Guava Puree
         or  The Perfect Purée Carmelized Pineapple Concentrate
         or  The Perfect Purée Mango Puree
         or  The Perfect Purée Passion Fruit Concentrate
         or  The Perfect Purée Blood Orange Concentrate
         or  The Perfect Purée Prickly Pear Puree
         or  The Perfect Purée Banana Puree
         or  The Perfect Purée White Peach Puree
         or  The Perfect Purée Coconut Puree
    • 1/2 oz. lime
    • 3/4 oz. simple syrup
    • Mint
    • Soda water
    • Green orchid (for garnish)

1. Combine ingredients except garnish and soda water into a cocktail shaker. Add ice and shake. Pour into a highball glass and top with soda water. Garnish with a green orchid and serve.

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  • Pomegranate
  • Blueberry
  • Papaya
  • Roasted Red Pepper
  • Coconut
  • Passion Fruit
  • Mango
  • Prickly Pear
  • Strawberry
  • Tamarind
  • Pear
  • Key Lime
  • Lemon Zest
  • Blackberry
  • Pink Guava
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  • Banana
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  • White Peach
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