Heating Things Up with a Few Fresh Chiles

Bittman, Mark
May 2011
Cooking Light;05/01/2011, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p85
The article discusses cooking with chile peppers. Topics include how to distinguish between sweet and hot peppers based on the size of the pepper and examples of various chile peppers and their heat intensities. Two recipes using chile peppers, including Paella with Poblanos, Corn, and Clams and Vegetable and Steak Fajitas with "Killed" Jalape�os, are presented.


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