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Green Chilli

Also Known As : Hari mirch


Taste Profile

It has a spicy flavour.

Facts about the ingredient

  1. Green chilli is the basic spice for many indian dishes.
  2. It can be used for tempering dal and other vegetables.
  3. It can be used raw, fried or roasted in curries.

Common names and forms

  1. Bhavnagri Mirch/Chilli
  2. Chopped green chili
  3. Chopped Green Chilli
  4. Chopped Green Chillies
  5. Finely chopped green chilly
  6. Fresh Green Broad Chillies Pepper
  7. Fresh Green Chillies
  8. Green chilies
  9. Green chilies, finely chopped
  10. Green Chilli / Hari Mirch
  11. Green Chilli Pieces
  12. Green Chilli Pulp
  13. Green Chillies
  14. Green chilly
  15. Light Green Chillies
  16. Mirch
  17. Moti hari mirch
  18. Patli Mirch
  19. Pice Green Chillie
  20. Pieces Of Green Chilli
  21. Pure Green Chillies
  22. Seamless chilli
  23. Seamless Chillies chopped into large pieces
  24. Sliced Green Chillies
  25. Sliced Green Chillies
  26. Whole Chilli
  27. Whole Green Chilly


Green chilli is the immature chilli pepper which is harvested before fully ripening. It is considered as a spice in cooking dishes.

Health benefits

  • Green chillies contain vitamin A and C which helps in lowering the risk of hypertension.(1)
  • They contain capsaicin that prevent the growth of cancer cells in the body.(1) 
  • It contains vitamin K that helps to decrease the risk of osteoporosis.(1)

Selection Guide

Buy fresh and unwrinkled green chillies.


Excessive consumption of green chillies can cause upset stomach and skin irritation. Avoid contact with eyes as it may cause burning sensation.(2)

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