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Cayenne Chili Powder 30g

Organic, fairly traded Cayenne chili powder. Packed with flavour our fresh ground Guntur chili has nothing else added! This is not a blend! High heat index - HOT! Fresh from the current year's harvest!

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Cayenne Chili Powder
Capsicum Annuum

Gathering Place cayenne chili is hand harvested from a remote farmers co-op in Southern India where it is known as Guntur Sanam chili. This region experiences extreme poverty so we began to import chili powder as a way of supporting this distant region.

Our cayenne chili powder is incredibly fresh; always from the current year's harvest resulting in a potent and pure spice with a heat rating of SCU 35000. Hot chili peppers have been used as an alternative medicine for centuries, including relief of colds, sore throats and fevers, improving circulation and is an excellent source of calcium and vitamin C. Of interest, the burning sensation of hot peppers is a reaction of the central nervous system to capsaicin and only causes this burning sensation, but does no damage to the tissues.

See our recipe section and Facebook page for ideas and delicious recipes with cayenne.