Portland Indian Community - PortlandIndian.com
| | |
 


 

Chilli

Health & Lifestyle


Share With Your Friends

Add To My Favorite
In Hindi : Mirch

Chilli is grown throughout the country and is used in almost all dishes. Chillies are of numerous variety and their degree of pungency varies. Dry and fresh Chillies are used in various dishes. Dry chilly gives a red colour and makes the dish attractive.

This spice is grown throughout the year and so there is no scarcity and a good quantity is exported. Kashmir chillies are known for its colour and pungency. The highly pungent chilly is ''Sannam'' and slightly pungent chilly is ''Mundu''. Sannam has international popularity.

Chillies are used with or without stalks. To make good quality of chilli powder the stalks should be removed. It is variously called capsicum, paprika, pimento, sweet pepper, red pepper, cayenne pepper and bird pepper, depending on the type of chilli and the manner in which it is prepared and used. Indian chillies are mainly exported to USA, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, the middle and the far east.

 

Disclaimer: Please use this channel at your own discretion. These articles are contributed by our users. We are not responsible or liable for any problems related to the utilization of information of these articles.

 

View All Contributions

Premium Advertiser
Places of Worship - Portland Balaji Temple (Hindu Educational & Cultural Society Of America )



This is an advertisement
Post an Article
Notify Me of New Articles

Become A Featured Contributor
Add Your Blog | Add Recipe | Add Article

More Article by

BROTHERHOOD: Dharma, Destiny and the American Dream by Deepak & Sanjiv Chopra
Aging Brain
Health Tips
Beauty Tips
United States of America (US) Citizenship
View All Articles

Featured Contributors


Vasudha Sharma

Ananya Kiran

Christine Dunbar
Christine Dunbar

Rima Arora

Vivek Wadhwa

Praveen Nair
Praveen Nair

Aayushi Manish

Shruti Sadolkar

Anu Peshawaria
Anu Peshawaria

Latest Articles

We are coming with Comic Version of Othello - Producer Vikas Vashistha by Staff
Here's what motivated Priya Bapat to take up a web series by Staff
HYSEA launches its Corporate Sports Tournament 2019 by Staff
Miss India World Wide Shree Saini Gets a Rousing reception in South Africa by Staff
Krunali Madke sharing screen space with Sanjay Kapoor in "Nidaan" by Staff
View All Articles