Chili powder (also powdered chili or chile powder) is the ground, dried fruit of one or more varieties of chili pepper, sometimes with the addition of other spices (when it may be known as chili powder blend). It is used as a spice to add piquance and flavor to dishes. Chili powder blend is composed chiefly of chili peppers and blended with other spices.
Chili powder is sometimes known by the specific type of chili pepper used (such as cayenne pepper). It is used in many different cuisines, including Tex-Mex, Indian, Chinese, and Thai.
Maspeth. NY 11378
Country Of Origin: Product of USA
Product Weight: 907 Grams (2 LBS)(.9 KG)
Storage Instructions: Once at home, should be stored in the refrigerator in a plastic bag where they will stay fresh for about a week. Dry chillies can be stored at room temperature in a cool, dark place and in airtight containers for many months; can be milled to powder using hand mill as and when required. Powdered chili pepper should be stored in cool place in airtight containers.
Package: Plastic Bag
Health Benefits of Chili Powder:
Culinary uses: Raw, fresh chilies should be washed in clean water before used in cooking in order to remove any residual fungicides, sand and soil. Chilies either fresh or powder form, can cause severe burning sensation to hands and may cause severe irritation to nasal passages, eyes and throat. Therefore, it may be advised in some sensitive individuals to use thin hand gloves and face masks while handling chilies.
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