Chile peppers
Roast with pineapple, then top with cilantro leaves, crumbled Cotija cheese, and a squeeze of lime.
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Known for their fiery heat, chili peppers (also called chilies or hot peppers) are rich in vitamins A and C. The more than 200 varieties range from ¼ inch to 12 inches in length.

Learn how to choose, store, and use chile peppers.