What makes a Jalapeno hot?

Answer That spiciness we all love and crave comes from a compound called capsaicin that is found in all hot peppers. Interestingly enough, capsaicin is found in no other plant than the Chile pepper. A sin... Read More »

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Why you can eat jalapeno while pregnant?

Im pretty sure you can eat jalapenos when pregnant!

Is a jalapeno a vegetable?

AnswerThough normally thought of as a vegetable, the jalapeño chili pepper is a fruit. It is Relatively spicy, and can be tasted in 50 pounds of mild sauce.

Where do jalapeno seeds come from?

Jalapeno Propagation?

Perhaps no other home garden plant comes in so many varieties with so many different flavors and heats than peppers. Some peppers are so sweet that you can eat them like apples, while others are so... Read More »