Oyster mushrooms have scallop-shaped caps that range in sizes from button to sand dollar. Their coloring varies from snow grey to pale brown. Oyster mushrooms are rather mild and sweet in flavor.
Actually a tuber, the sunchoke looks like a small, bumpy potato or ginger root. The knobby, thin-skinned exterior is usually tannish-gold to cream colored but some varieties are reddish or purplish.
Red Thai Chile Peppers
Inventory, 10 lbs : 0.32
This item was last sold on : 01/30/15
Red Thai chile peppers are available year round.
The Red Thai chile pepper, also known as the Bird’s Eye or Bird pepper is the mature version of a Thai chile pepper. Botanically speaking the Thai chile pepper is a part of Capsicum frutescens and out of 79 different varieties is one of the most common Thai type chiles. A spicy pepper its heat is upwards of 100,000 Scoville units. It is well known across the globe for the spice and flavor it lends to southeast Asian cuisine.
Thin and pointed, Red Thai chile peppers vary from one-half to three inches long. Many tiny seeds inhabit its tough-textured thin flesh. Typical of Thai cooking, this hot chile releases a very strong lingering heat and registers between 50,000 and 100,000 Scoville units.
Thai Red chiles, or Bird's Eye chiles, are quite hot. Roast and fry them together with garlic, fish sauce and sugar, then toss with clams and finish with Thai basil. Pound together chile, ginger, garlic, coconut and curry leaves, then use paste to flavor sweet potatoes. Add chopped chile to fish sauce, sugar and lime juice, then toss with roasted chicken, carrots and cabbage, or shredded green papaya for a cold salad. Combine diced chiles with stir-fried vegetables and rice noodles to add spice. Thai Red chile peppers will keep, dry and refrigerated, for up to two weeks.
Presentation is very important in Thai cuisine and various colors of chiles are used to enhance their dishes. Fresh and dried hot chiles are often used whole and they leave the stem intact. In tribal villages and in the rural areas of Thailand, baskets of scarlet peppers can be seen drying on rooftops and porches. All pungent peppers by English-speaking Thais are called "chiles". The Santa Fe Grande chile, or Caribe, and some other sweet bell peppers have been introduced to Thailand, but hot chiles are still preferred.
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Recipes that include Red Thai Chile Peppers. One is easiest, three is harder.
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