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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What are the treatments for jalapeno pepper burns on skin?

Jalapeno peppers provide a spicy kick to food dishes but can also leave skin with a painful burning sensation. If you have been afflicted, avoid touching sensitive places such as your eye, and use ... Read More »

What Types of Foods to Cook With a Jalapeno Pepper?

It is hard to imagine Mexican cuisine without the jalapeno. The jalapeno pepper, from Mexico, is an essential ingredient in Mexican and Tex-mex food popular around the nation. The versatile pepper ... Read More »

What supermarket sells jalapeno cheese bagels in the san diego area?

Big City BagelsThe best in town.1010 University AveSan Diego, CA 92103(619) 574-7878

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.