Whole Dried Red Chillies are medium hot, added to hot oil and fried they turn dark in colour and give a lovely flavour to the dish. You will get a hotter flavour if you chop the chillies, releasing the seeds. Popular in hot tarka dishes and Thai curry dishes.
- Aids in Weight Loss. Capsaicin in red chilli powder is known to increase fat burning and reduce appetite.
- Enhances Cognitive Function. Iron in red chilli powder can increase production of haemoglobin and increase blood flow.
- Helps the Heart.
- Relieves Nasal Congestion.