Hektapy Chilli Powder is of single origin and sourced from a farmer known for his traditional farming methods and toxin free produce. The seed and the package of cultivation practices are provided by Hektapy and the variety is known for its medium pungency and good colour. The ripe chillies are harvested, cleaned, Sun dried to crispy perfection and stored safely till use. These are pounded in small batches, hand sieved and packed immediately to ensure freshness in every pack at all times. Hektapy Chilli Powder is pure and non-blended.
Red Chilli apart from being a spice necessary for Indian cooking has known health benefits. Capsaicin, the pungent compound present in chillies prevents obesity, improves cardiovascular function by controlling cholesterol levels and works as an anti-oxidant.