Red chilli powder is a spice blend consisting of one or two types of dried red chillies that are ground and pulverized into a fine powder. Red chilli powder is used as a spice to add pungency or piquancy and flavor to dishes. It is used in Indian dishes, Tex-Mex recipes, Chinese and Thai dishes too.It is native to Central and South America. It is available year-round.
Avoid those that mention preservatives or free-flowing agents added to the chilli powder. Check the use-by date and seal of the package.
Excess consumption of Red Chilli Powder can cause constipation and ailments like piles. It may also lead to irritable bowel syndrome, gastric ulcer.(3)
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