Organic Cayenne Pepper
Organic cayenne powder comes from organic cayenne fruits, which are long thin pods native to Central America. It adds a hot and spicy kick to many dishes, including Mexican inspired fajitas and tacos, and Indian inspired curries and stews. Cayenne pepper can also be used in marinades, added to chilli dishes or sprinkled over dips for an extra spicy kick.
Cayenne powder has also recently become a popular ingredient in detox drinks due to its therapeutic properties. It has been used in traditional Chinese and Ayurvedic medicines to treat digestive and circulatory issues, and is used topically to relieve muscle and joint pain. It is a rich source of vitamin C, vitamin A, and antioxidants, which help protect the body from free radicals generated during stress or disease. It is also high in niacin, pyridoxine, riboflavin and thiamin.
Organic farming uses no pesticides or artificial fertilisers and works with nature to build the fertility and health of our soil while caring for our environment. Organic farming has a low carbon footprint. Pure and simple, just the way nature intended. Our cayenne powder is certified organic, but is currently packed down in a facility which is not yet certified.
This product is naturally gluten, nut and soy free. Please bear in mind that we do pack a wide range of natural food products on shared equipment including nuts, seeds, grains and cereals. This includes sesame, peanuts, soy and gluten. While we do our best to avoid any kind of cross contamination, this can occasionally occur and any of our products may contain traces of these, unless we have specified the product is otherwise certified.
TWC source this product as Certified Organic (spec sheets available on request). We then pack it down in a yet-to-be-certified organic facility. This means it can't be sold as Certified Organic (just 'Organic'). We're in the process of gaining our very own organic certification and expect this will be complete by mid 2020. It's then that these very same high quality organic products will regain their 'certified' status on the TWC website. Some old labels may say Certified Organic on them. The product is no different whatsoever and the pack down area uses all organic cleaning agents. Clear as mud? ;)
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