RED CHILI POWDER

DESCRIPTION


Chilli is a fruit which belongs to Capsicum genus. It has many varieties which are differentiated on its pungency measured on Scoville Scale. Chilli fruit when ripened and dried becomes red chilli, which is further grounded to form red chilli powder. These are categorized as hot pepper.

  • Botanical Name  : Capsicum Annuum
  • Family  :  Nightshade, Solanaceae
  • Commercial Part  :  Green As Well As Ripe And Dried Pod (Fruit)

USE


Vitamins: Chilli is loaded with vitamins like niacin, pyridoxine, riboflavin, and thiamine. Medicinal Uses: Due to presence of Capsaicin compounds, chilli pepper is used in preparation of ointment; also used in formulation to be used in arthritic pain and sore muscles.