Ingredients:- Ground dried Chili peppers [Spanish chile, chili, from Aztec Náhuatl chilli allegedly derived from a root meaning "red"; "Pepper" from the Sanskrit "pippali," (berry or peppercorn)]. This Chili Powder contains a blend of dried Ancho and New Mexican chillies, so is average in heat.
Chillies contain Capsaicin, - a potent compound that gives some chillies their fiery nature. Most of the capsaicin (up to 80 percent) is found in the seeds and membranes of a chile. Chiles are cholesterol free and low in calories and sodium. They are a rich source of vitamins A and C, and a source of folic acid, potassium and vitamin E.