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Cayenne pepper

What is cayenne pepper? About the ingredient cayenne pepper. Including 1,715 recipes with cayenne pepper, nutrition data, where it's found, and video.

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Cayenne pepper is high in vitamin A. It also contains vitamin B6, vitamin E, vitamin C, riboflavin, potassium and manganese.

Cayenne is a popular spice in a variety of cuisines. It is employed variously in its fresh form, dried and powdered, and as dried flakes. It is also a key ingredient in a variety of hot sauces, particularly those employing vinegar as a preservative.

Cayenne pepper

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1-Pound Ground Cayenne Pepper Powder 40000 Heat Units

1-Pound Ground Cayenne Pepper Powder 40000 Heat Units

San Antonio Cayenne Pepper 40000 Heat Units 1 lb High quality. Used in restaurants and home gourmet cooking. All natural, kosher.

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Cayenne Pepper Powder 90K H.U. - capsicum annum, 1 lb,(Starwest Botanicals)

Cayenne Pepper Powder 90K H.U. - capsicum annum, 1 lb,(Starwest Botanicals)

by Starwest Botanicals, Inc.

One Pound Bag of Extra Hot 90,000 Heat Unit Cayenne Pepper Powder, from Freshly-Ground Dried Red Cayenne Peppers. 90K Cayenne Pepper is great for use as a spice or a supplement. Latin/Botanical Name: Capsicum annum; Origin: India Kosher Certified and produced in a cGMP Compliant (current Good Manufacturing Practices) facility. 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed - Return Product for any reason for refund or replacement** (See details below)

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Watkins All Natural Gourmet Spice, Ground Cayenne Red Pepper, 1.76 Ounce

Watkins All Natural Gourmet Spice, Ground Cayenne Red Pepper, 1.76 Ounce

by Watkins

All-natural spices that contain only the highest volatile oils Packaged for optimal freshness

Retail: $4.03 Your price: $3.50

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The Spice Hunter Red Pepper (cayenne) Ground, Organic, 1.5-Ounce Jar

The Spice Hunter Red Pepper (cayenne) Ground, Organic, 1.5-Ounce Jar

by Spice Hunter/C.F. Sauer

Red Pepper (cayenne) Ground, Organic, 1.5-Ounce Jar

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Ground Cayenne Red Pepper Powder- Chefs Quality, 1 LB (16Oz)

Ground Cayenne Red Pepper Powder- Chefs Quality, 1 LB (16Oz)

by Chefs Quality

Can be used as a spice in cooking seafood egg dishes and souffles. It adds piquancy to stew, casseroles, sauces and chutneys. Also in vegetable soup, meat loaf, pot roast, stews, spiced shrimp and deviled crab. You will receive 1 bottle of cayenne pepper (1 LB).

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Nutrition

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 tbsp (5g)
Amount per Serving
Calories 15Calories from Fat 7
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.9g 1%
Saturated Fat 0.2g 1%
Trans Fat ~
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 1mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 2.8g 1%
Dietary Fiber 1g 5%
Sugars 0.5
Protein 0.6g
Vitamin A 42% Vitamin C 6%
Calcium 1% Iron 2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your caloric needs.

Where found

Cayenne pepper is usually found in the spices section or aisle of the grocery store or supermarket.

Food group

Cayenne pepper is a member of the Spices and Herbs USDA nutritional food group.

How much does cayenne pepper weigh?

measure grams
1 tbsp 5
1 tsp 1

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In Chinese:辣椒
British (UK) term: Cayenne pepper
en français:poivre de cayenne
en español:pimienta de cayena

Recipes using cayenne pepper

There are 1745 recipes that contain this ingredient.

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