Cooking Peppers: Tips with Jalapeno Peppers
Jalapeno peppers are the perfect addition to just about any dish and recipes, and are even great as the main course of the meal. Here are a few cooking tips to spice up your favorite recipes, and to make your next meal a phenomenal one.
Cooking Peppers Tip #1
Wear Gloves When Cutting Jalapeno Peppers
I've posted this tip in the Jalapeno FAQ section as well because I get many many emails from folks who have burned their skin when cutting jalapenos. Or they've cut chili peppers and rubbed their eye, resulting in a stinging burn. The best way to avoid getting the jalapeno oils on your skin is to wear rubber or latex gloves when handling the peppers. Personally, the oils do not bother my skin at all, but I have felt the burn in the eye on occasion, and it isn't pleasant.