Everybody knows him – cayenne Chilli – the classic in the kitchen! Cayenne make every recipe to a hot experience.
CAYENNE - THE CLASSIC OF THE CHILLIES!
Cayenne-Chilli is one of the most famous chilli varieties in the world. It is used to make the equally famous Cayenne pepper. In the following article you will learn interesting facts about this chilli, what its taste is particularly good for and which Cayenne products you will find in our shop.
Everything you need to know about Cayenne:
The chilli variety Cayenne originally comes from what is now Brazil. It has been successfully cultivated there by the Tupi people for a long time. The name of this fiery chilli comes from the Tupi language. Cayenne means translated into English as "hot pepper". Botanically, cayenne belongs to the genus Capsicum annuum. Visually, the thin pods are easy to recognise. Cayenne is available in several variations. Besides the most famous red chillies, there are also other varieties.
Meanwhile, the fiery cayenne and the spice extracted from it is popular all over the world. We thank the former sailors for this souvenir.
A small selection of our Cayenne products:The most classic spice extracted from cayenne chilli is of course ground red cayenne pepper. It is logical that this fiery spice should not be missing from our product range. You will find a top quality spice powder of our own brand FeuerStreuer with the Cayenne pepper from our own brand in Pepperworld. Besides a pleasant pungency this Cayenne pepper convinces by a discreet smoke note. The grinding degree of the fiery powder is very fine, so that you can use the Cayenne-Pepper from Feuerstreuer ideally in the kitchen. Of course we do not use any flavour enhancers or other artificial additives during production. The fiery red cayenne powder is delivered in a re-sealable bag filled with 100 g.
Also from our own brand FeuerStreuer comes the fiery Memphis Rub. This wonderful dry marinade naturally contains a good portion of Cayenne pepper. Other ingredients include paprika, garlic, mustard seeds and onion. The Memphis Rub is a classic spice mixture for the so-called "low and slow" cuisine, i.e. for delicacies such as pulled pork or ribs. In addition, the Memphis Rub FeuerStreuer is a homage to an important barbecue festival in Memphis, the "Memphis in May". The Pepperworld FeuerStreuer is filled with 50 g. In accordance with our philosophy, this food naturally contains neither flavour enhancers nor other artificial additives.
Especially for Pepperworld, a very delicious Rub is created in the USA, the Smoky BBQ Rub & Spice from West of Texas. At Pepperworld you can finally get the fiery taste of West of Texas sauces in powder form in a practical shaker. In addition to a good portion of cayenne pepper, the piquant dry marinade contains three more chilli varieties. These read on the list of ingredients like a Who's Who of spicy chillies: Ancho, Chipotle and Habanero. Nevertheless, this dry marinade is not too hot for meat and fish, on our heat level the spice mixture reaches a middle 5th. The Smoky BBQ Rub & Spice from West of Texas is delivered in a small spice shaker with 100 g content.
The Select Cayenne Puree from CaJohns is a product that keeps its promises. The fact that this food is a delicious puree made of Cayenne pepper becomes clear as soon as you hold the transparent bottle with the reddish puree in your hand. The simple glass contains 148 ml. The logo is just as simple as the glass, only a red pod gives you a visual impression of what to expect. Other ingredients of the CaJohns Select Cayenne puree are only distilled vinegar, citric and ascorbic acid. This slightly reduces the spiciness. On our heat level, this chili puree reaches a mild second. By the way, the fiery puree made from Cayenne pepper is produced directly in the United States of America.The so-called Cayenne Elixir also comes from the CaJohns brand. With this thick chilli sauce, an unadulterated chilli taste is guaranteed. Besides the chillies of the Mesilla Cayenne variety, only a little vinegar and sea salt are added for preservation. The great taste of the cayenne chillies alone makes for an irresistible taste. CaJohns' delicious sauce is delivered in a narrow bottle that looks like a flask. This bottle contains 200 ml. This chilli sauce goes very well with grilled meat, but with fish it is a real insider tip. On our heat level the Cayenne Elixir from CaJohns reaches a medium 4th place.
If all this is not fresh enough for you, you can also buy seeds for your own Cayenne cultivation at Pepperworld. Among other things we have the following Cayenne varieties as seeds for you in our assortment:
If you have neither time nor patience to grow your own chilli plants, there is good news! We, at Pepperworld, have already done a lot of the work for you and have grown plants of the Yellow Cayenne variety for you. All you have to do is take care of the plants and wait until harvest time. This way you will get yellow cayenne chilies that couldn't be fresher.
Cayenne goes with this:With Cayenne, Cayenne pepper and the other Cayenne products, you can spice up just about any dish that you think could use a little spice. As always, there are almost no limits to your creativity. Cayenne is a true universal spice that is ideal for soups, stews and the like. The world-famous chili is also particularly good with grilled meat, vegetables and in salad dressings.