Chillies Whole 1kg
|Dried whole chillies from the Capsicum Frutencens.
It is used as a spice to add pungency or piquancy and flavour to dishes. It is often associated with Asian and African cooking, or with curries.
Warms you up. Opens skin pores to encourage purging of skin toxins (sweat). Clears sinuses(snot).
Whole chillies contain vitamin C.
In Australia we simply call it chilli but, in many countries, they call it chilli pepper.
Internationally there are chilli eating competitions. At Culpeper's we encourage the responsible use and consumption of our products.
A hot chilli can cause fire in your mouth, to put it out, we suggest eating a spoon of sugar than drinking water.
Oils and fat tend to coat the heat molecules of Chillies, or can even delay the heat sensation.
There are two ways to dry chillis, the first one is to just put them in the sun, while the second one is a traditional method from Spain and Mexico. It consists in tying bunches of Chillis together in garlands and hanging them on the walls of the house or on clothesline.
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