Cayenne pepper

hot chili pepper used to flavor dishes

The cayenne pepper is a type of chili pepper. It is very hot and is used as a spice. Cayenne pepper is the basis for the hot sauce known as Tabasco, as well as being an ingredient in many other commercially made hot sauces, such as Frank's Red Hot and Cholula. It can also be used in a dried powder form.[1]

A whole cayenne pepper.

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  1. "Dried Cayenne Chile Peppers". Retrieved 2021-05-26.

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