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Chili pepper - Wikipedia


The chili pepper is the fruit of plants from the genus Capsicum, members of the nightshade family, Solanaceae. In Australia, Britain, India, Ireland, New Zealand,  ...

15 Spicy Facts About Chili Peppers | Mental Floss


Sep 15, 2015 ... Chili pepper is a very broad term. The plant is capable of mutating very quickly, and as a result, there are a ton of varieties—there are over 140 ...

Facts About Chili Peppers for Kids | LEAFtv


Whether you are researching chili peppers for a school project or are just curious, learning about chili peppers can be an interesting project. There are many ...

Chili peppers nutrition facts and health benefits - Nutrition and You


Chili peppers contain numerous health benefiting compounds such as capsaicin, vitamin-C, vitamin-A, and flavonoid anti-oxidants that has health promoting and ...

Chili Peppers: 26 things You Didn't Know - Fine Dining Lovers


Jul 22, 2011 ... All about chili pepper: history, origins, recipes and many more oddities. Find out more on Fine Dining Lovers!

Hot Pepper Facts - Armadillo Pepper Southern Recipes


Hot Chili Pepper Facts-History, origins and nutritonal information for common hot peppers. Naga Jolokia, Fatalii, Habanero, Datil and other peppers. Includes ...

Chile Facts - The Hatch Chile Store


Around the world today Chile peppers are eaten as a fresh vegetable or in their dehydrated form as a spice, and their uses have become as diverse as their ...

Chili Peppers 101: Nutrition Facts and Health Effects


This is a detailed article about chili peppers and their nutrition content. The health effects of chili peppers (both good and bad) are explained.

20 Fun Facts about Hot & Spicy Food - Fill Your Plate Blog


Aug 19, 2011 ... To get you in the mood, here are 20 fun facts about hot & spicy foods. ... There are 140 varieties of chili peppers grown in Mexico alone.

What's So Hot About Chili Peppers? | Science | Smithsonian


Laboratory studies have shown that chili pepper extracts inhibit a number of .... I hope you don't mind me saying, but in fact it happens to be the Bhut Jolokia!

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Perhaps the chief misconception about chili peppers is their red-hot reputation.┬áMany are fiery hot, but many others are sweet, mild, or richly flavored... More »
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fun chile facts - The Chile Pepper Institute


FUN CHILE FACTS. • On his first voyage to the Western hemisphere, Christopher of its heat, thinking that it was a related to black pepper. • Chile peppers ...

Top 10 weird chilli pepper facts » Intellihub


Jul 25, 2014 ... In early civilizations such as the Incas, Mayans and Aztecs Chilli Peppers were used as a currency.

Chili Fun Facts, Trivia and History | Farm Flavor


Sep 16, 2011 ... Here are a few fun facts about this fall favorite: ... Chili peppers were used in ancient cuisines in Europe, the Caribbean, Asia and the Middle ...