Quan Shui Wet Market

Chilli

Flavour Of The Herb

Extremely spicy with a hint of fruity notes. The red-coloured chilli pepper is generally spicier than the orange-coloured variety as it ripens and matures. 

⁠Health Benefits 

Promotes a healthy heart: Supports cardiovascular health by lowering cholesterol, reducing lipid deposits, promoting optimal blood flow through the dilation of blood vessels, and preventing heart disease.

⁠Suggested Recipes

Chilli Butter Clams (recipe here)

Ingredient recommendations: Korea Bay Asari Clams 花啦啦 [Cleaned and De-sanded]

Fun Facts 

Did you know? Chilli peppers have almost double the amount of vitamin C compared to oranges – it’s around 107mg versus 69mg!

Parts to Use

The leaves and the chilli

How to Harvest

Cut the peppers from the plant or twist the peppers gently to detach them.