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Kitchen Dictionary: capsicum

Any of hundreds of varieties of peppers, all belonging to the nightshade family. Capsicums have two categories: chiles and sweet peppers.

plural: capsicums


Season: available year-round

More Capsicum Recipes
Popular Capsicum Recipes
Stuffed Capsicums or Bell Peppers
Red Capsicum Marmalade
Mushroom Capsicum

Nutrition Facts

Calculated for 1 medium (approx 2-3/4" long, 2-1/2 dia.)
Amount Per Serving %DV
Calories 36
Calories from Fat 3 (8%)
Total Fat 0.4g 0%
Saturated Fat 0.0g 0%
Monounsaturated Fat 0.0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.1g
Trans Fat 0.0g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 4mg 0%
Potassium 251mg 7%
Total Carbohydrate 7.2g 2%
Dietary Fiber 2.5g 9%
Sugars 2.5g
Protein 1.2g 2%

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