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Chilli Pepper Facts

Chillies are fruits not vegetables. Chilli and chille are both the pungent fruit of the capsicum, also called chille or chilli pepper.  But chili is a shortening of chili con carne, a ground beef dish that incorporates chilli powder or chilli peppers.  And Chile, capitalised, is a country. New Mexicans consume more chillies per capita […]