Are you a fan of spicy food? There is no better way to add hot spice to your recipes than red pepper flakes or crushed chili flakes. The chili flakes do not have any significant nutritional value or calories. They are mostly added to flavor a recipe. Because of their high spice content, red chili flakes are eaten in small quantities. At this point, you may wonder, what are red chili flakes? Red chili flakes are nothing but coarsely ground red chilies.
How to use red chili flakes?
- Red chili flakes are most commonly sprinkled over ready recipes. The all-time favorite pizza is an example.
- You can try sprinkling them on raita, chaat, vegetable dishes, stews, soups, salads, fries, and even mix with marinades.
How to store red chili flakes?
- Like any other dry spices, red chili flakes are best stored in a cool dry place in glass bottles.
- Dry spices usually last for six months at a stretch, if stored properly. However, one should check them for their flavor as they tend to lose their aroma and potency over time.
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