Red Bell Pepper Large - 1-Count - Organic
Sold by Each. * This product is sourced from an Organic Certified Farm.
Usage: Red bell peppers are mildly sweet and have crispy flavor. They belong to the Sweet Pepper Family. The green pepper changes to yellow or orange before reaching its most ripened color of Red. Red pepper is the sweetest of all peppers. The longer they stay on the vine, the sweeter they get and the more nutritional value they have. Use them in Salads, Stuffed Curries, or roast them to add to the dishes.
Nutrition Information: Bell peppers are very high in vitamin C, and one bell pepper may provide up to 169% of Daily Allowance. Other vitamins and minerals found in bell peppers include vitamin K1, vitamin E, vitamin A, folate, and potassium. Compared to green bell peppers, the red ones have almost 11 times more beta-carotene and 1.5 times more vitamin C.
Scoville Scale: On the Scoville scale, a sweet bell pepper scores 0, while a Jalapeno Pepper around 2,500-4,000, and a Mexican habanero- 200,000 to 500,000 units.
Note: When Bell Peppers are available in small, we will provide 2-count.