Cayenne Pepper

By:Brittiny Wills


The cayenne pepper, also known as the Guinea spice is used in mainly spicy dishes. However there are some cake and chocolate recipes where it is added for a different flavor.
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Botanical Information

Cayenne is a spice also commonly known as Capsicum Annuum, and we use both fresh and the dried, ground version of it when cooking.
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Common recipes with Cayenne Pepper are Mexican and Cajun. However we can use cayenne in a variety of dishes.

Chocolate Chili Cake:

Cajun Chicken Pasta:


Health Benefits

~Anti-Cold and Flu Agent

~Digestive Aid

~Supports Weightloss

~Promotes Heart Health