• Poudre de piment de Cayenne - 40g - Chine
  • Poudre de piment de Cayenne - 40g - Chine
  • Poudre de piment de Cayenne - 40g - Chine
  • Poudre de piment de Cayenne - 40g - Chine
  • Poudre de piment de Cayenne - 40g - Chine
  • Poudre de piment de Cayenne - 40g - Chine
  • Poudre de piment de Cayenne - 40g - Chine
  • Poudre de piment de Cayenne - 40g - Chine
  • Poudre de piment de Cayenne - 40g - Chine
  • Poudre de piment de Cayenne - 40g - Chine
  • Poudre de piment de Cayenne - 40g - Chine
Poudre de piment de Cayenne - 40g - Chine

Cayenne pepper powder


A cayenne pepper powder that brings a slight spiciness without hiding the taste of your other spices. Ideal for your exotic dishes, your red sauces or to make your own tabasco or pizza oil. This quality is known as vegetarian chilli pepper in the West Indies.

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Overseas cuisine, homemade sweet tabasco, fish, meat, vegetables, spice up your life!

Kitchen association : Overseas cuisine, homemade sweet tabasco, fish, meat, vegetables, spice up your life!


Freshness packet - DUO 11/2022

Conditioning : Freshness packet - DUO 11/2022

Origin - Plantations


Origin - Plantations : China
« A sweet cayenne pepper powder, a real treat for lovers of spicy cuisine. »
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What is cayenne pepper?

Cayenne pepper belongs to the Capsicum annuum family as well as to the Capsicum frutescens family. It is recognizable by its bright red colour and elongated shape. It is a perennial annual plant that is cultivated for its fruit.

Cayenne pepper appreciates rich, moist, but well-drained soils. Full sun exposure will promote the growth of the plant and the maturity of its fruits.

It is advisable to plant Capsicum annuum in spring to avoid the last frosts. Ideally from March to June depending on the region.

Did you know that? Cayenne pepper scores 6 on the Scoville scale (30,000 Scoville units). This scale defines the degree of spiciness of spices by analyzing the capsaicin content

Cayenne pepper harvest

The chilli pepper is harvested about 5 months after planting. Usually in late summer. The plant has then reached its adult size, between 50 and 80 cm.

It is advisable to pick peppers with gloves to avoid the risk of itching eyes caused by their spicy extracts. Cayenne pepper powder is made from the dried chilli peppers that are ground.

David Vanilla's choice: I selected this cayenne pepper powder for its assertive spiciness and smoky aftertaste typical of hot peppers. Used sparingly, it spices up your dishes to the delight of spicy food lovers.

The differences between paprika and chilli pepper

Chillies can be confused with paprika. It is true that paprika powder is made from dried paprika and chilli pepper. However, it is the spiciness that makes them different. The paprika being very mild and the chilli pepper being hot.

The origins of cayenne pepper

Cayenne pepper is native to South America and takes its name from the city of Cayenne in French Guiana. The first traces of this pepper date back several millennia. Some studies speak of - 9,000 BC, others of - 7,000 BC. Archaeologists have found some in ancient cave dwellings. Apparently, it was already used as a condiment.

Also called "Devil's pepper" because of its location on Devil's Island, later known as a Guyanese open-air prison, it was imported to Europe in the 15th century, during the colonization of South America by the Spanish. The Spanish and Portuguese used cayenne pepper to replace black pepper.

Did you know that? Cayenne pepper is also known as "Pepper of the Devil".

Cayenne pepper nowadays

Today, cayenne pepper powder is a spice consumed worldwide. It is also found in some slimming treatments and cosmetics because it helps burn calories faster.

Other uses for cayenne pepper powder

Cayenne pepper has antioxidant properties and contains :

  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin B6
  • Vitamin E
  • Potassium
  • Manganese

Cayenne pepper is a spice that offers many benefits:

  • Stimulates blood circulation
  • Digestion aid
  • Treats stomach aches
  • Reduces gas and bloating
  • Reduces fever
  • Acts on toothache

Cayenne pepper can also be applied to the skin with poultices, it would help among other things to fight osteoarthritis.


How to use cayenne pepper powder in cooking?

Cayenne pepper is one of the hottest spices. It develops an interesting smoky aroma. It is used to make tabasco, Sambal Oelek, but also pizza oil. It will spice up your marinades, woks, tomato sauces..

Did you know that? Cayenne pepper can be added as a complement to another spice without denaturing it. Only the spicy aspect will modify the basic spice. That's why cayenne pepper is found in many spice blends: curry, massalé..

Our recipe ideas with cayenne pepper

Want to spice up your recipes with my devil's pepper? If so, here's a spicy menu for you!

The starter: Spicy Guacamole pancakes

Here is a Mexican-inspired starter that can also be served as an aperitif. Make mini salty pancakes and let them cool. Prepare a guacamole by crushing the flesh of two avocados, add half a lemon juice, cumin, garlic, paprika and my cayenne pepper powder. Serve chilled with the pancakes.

The dish: Spaghetti with spicy Bolognese sauce

A traditional Italian recipe to which cayenne pepper powder is added for extra mouthfeel. Mince an onion and fry it in oil. Add ground beef. Season with salt and pepper. Once the meat is cooked, add crushed tomatoes, bay leaves, basil and paprika. Simmer for 1 hour. Add your cayenne pepper 15 minutes before the end of the cooking time.

The dessert : Cayenne pepper chocolate mousse

A dessert with character! Sprinkle a pinch of cayenne pepper in your marrowing device. Bake. You can sprinkle more sparingly once the cake has cooled.

How to store cayenne pepper?

The cayenne pepper powder can be kept dry and away from the light. We advise you to use an airtight container. This will allow it to keep all its aromas and spiciness

Bonus: Did you put too much cayenne pepper powder in your dish? Some ingredients can soften its spiciness. This is particularly the case with dairy products such as milk or yoghurt, but also coconut milk.

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Caroline H. published the 29/07/2022 following an order made on 15/07/2022


Piment pas aussi fort qu'un piment de Cayenne se doit d'être.

Comment from David Vanille the 22/08/2022
Bonjour Caroline, Un piment de cayenne n'est pas un pili-pili. Vous pourrez vérifier sur google et sur l'échelle de Scoville, les différentes intensité. Un cayenne se veut chaud mais pas piquant. Un Pili-Pili quant à lui à un effet "feu d'artifices". Merci de votre compréhension, Cordialement, David Vanille

Patrick S. published the 07/05/2022 following an order made on 10/04/2022


Très agréable

Evelyne M. published the 27/04/2022 following an order made on 02/04/2022


excellent !

Julie L. published the 27/03/2022 following an order made on 14/03/2022


Parfait pour relever les sauces

Catherine K. published the 14/03/2022 following an order made on 02/03/2022


excellent, je recommande

Frédéric P. published the 09/03/2022 following an order made on 24/02/2022


Très bon produit je recommande sans problème.

Audrey C. published the 09/03/2022 following an order made on 21/02/2022


Ras hhgdd

Nicolas D. published the 18/06/2021 following an order made on 09/06/2021



Céline D. published the 07/06/2021 following an order made on 29/05/2021


Pas encore teste

Nathalie C. published the 05/06/2021 following an order made on 28/05/2021


Exquis ! Le piment est parfumé et à une saveur incroyable. Très très bien.