Organic Red Chilli Dry from OrganicSiri®
Red dry chilli is primarily used as a spice and can be cooked or powdered. These colourful vegetables are popular and are associated to various health benefits. It works great when combined with other ingredients and can easily be adjusted for personal taste.
Also known as
Red Dry Chilli, Endu mirapa, Lal mirchi
Endu mirapa contain a good concentration of antioxidant plant components that have been related to a variety of health benefits, it is a rich source of several vitamins and minerals. Red chillies are high in vitamin C, which is said to be beneficial to the eyes, skin and immune system.
How to use Red Chilli Dry
It can be used to make sauces, chutney, curries and pickles. It is usually steeped in warm water for 20 minutes to rehydrate before being chopped as desired. Before grinding, toast the dried chillies in a dry pan to add depth of flavor. It is a common ingredient in Indian curries, cuisines and seasonings. It is used not just for its flavor but also its colour to brighten up the dish.
Pruning is an essential step in cultivation of lal mirch to improve its flavor and quality; also it requires well drained soil. Plant does not do well in excess water, in case of irrigated crops, watering should be only when it is necessary. Lal mirchi from OrganicSiri are grown in our own farms organically without use of fertilizers or chemicals. At OrganicSiri, we grow all our crops in our own farms organically without use of fertilizers or chemicals.
The drying process does extend the life of red chilli considerably but they can lose their flavor if you fail to store them correctly. It is recommended that we store dried red chilli in airtight containers away from moisture; make sure your airtight container is opaque or that you put the container in a dark spot. Keep your dried chilli away from the stove since heat will evaporate the compounds that contribute to its flavor.
We plant lal mirchi round the year and make it available in all seasons.
How to buy Organic Red Chilli Dry
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