RE: [CH] (CH):Chile Seeds?

Barbarian (
Tue, 7 Apr 1998 12:12:31 -0500 (CDT)

On Mon, 6 Apr 1998, Chile-Heads Digest wrote:

> Date: Sun, 5 Apr 1998 17:46:28 -0000
> From: "LaVerne R. Galbraith" <>
> Subject: [CH] (CH):Chile Seeds?
> Why do almost all of the receipts, that include Chilies, have a
> step that removes the seeds and veins from the inside of the
> Chile?  That is where the real heat comes from.  Just wondering.
> LaVerne R. Galbraith

You've pretty much answered you own question there, LaVerne.  The seeds
are the hottest part of the pepper and most recipes are intended for folks
with lower heat tolerances.  If you like the heat feel free to leave the
seeds in - they won't hurt you in any way that you don't like!

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