"Prickly pears e.g." Crossword Clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 11 Oct 2023

"Prickly pears e.g." NYT crossword answer is:

CACTI (5 letters length)

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Prickly pears are a type of cactus fruit that are native to Mexico and the southwestern United States. They have a sweet, juicy flavor and are often used in salads, salsas, and jams. The fruits are also used to make a popular Mexican beverage called agua de tuna. Prickly pears are also known for their health benefits, as they are rich in vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. They are a great source of dietary fiber and can help to lower cholesterol and blood sugar levels.

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