Spicy to know
Funny (and some are even very usefull) facts about chili peppers and tortillas.
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Chili peppers are loaded with vitamin C and beta-carotene. Green chillies are great for healthy eyes, skin and immune system. And they say that the heat produced by the chillies, act as an effective pain reliever, as a digestive and anti-ulcer aid. However, you can be allergic to chillies.
A ripe red chili is about 2 to 3 times as spicy as a green unripe chili.
During ripening a chili develops capsaicin (the stuff that makes it spicy).