Cayenne pepper is a delicious hot and spicy seasoning, similar to chilli powder, that has become incredibly popular throughout Australia.
If you can handle the heat, cayenne pepper is the perfect addition to an array of yummy meals, including meat, chicken and fish dishes, and can easily be used as a tasty barbeque seasoning, or combined into delicious curries, soups and sauces and even works well when added to yummy vegetable dishes and used as a pepper to flavour hot potato fries! YUM!
Not only does this magnificent spice taste great and compliment a number of dishes, but also contains many health promoting benefits that are great for your overall health. Cayenne pepper is an excellent source of vitamin A, beta-carotene and antioxidants, which have been said to reduce the risks of asthma, arthritis and heart disease and boost your metabolism!
What do you like to flavour with cayenne pepper?