Hubby dried a LOT Of red chile' peppers...

momagain1August 1, 2012

but here they sit..have no clue what to do w/them..


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digdirt2(6b-7a No.Cent. AR HZ8 Sun-35)

Grind them into chili powder. Lots of uses and keeps forever.


    Bookmark   August 2, 2012 at 9:48AM
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Yup, what Dave said.
I use my coffee grinder and do small batches. However you grind them, do it in a well ventilated area and let the powder settle before you take the lid off of the grinder/blender. I learned the hard way. I had a dedicated coffee grinder for peppers(many people do), but the blade broke and I have since used my regular coffee grinder. To clean out the pepper residue, I grind a little rice and repeat until the grinder is clean(I suppose you could save the peppered rice powder to toss into soups, stews, etc, but I discard it). I've never tasted pepper in my coffee.

    Bookmark   August 2, 2012 at 11:11AM
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