Anaheim Chile: Nutrition . Selection . Storage
Nutrition information for Anaheim chilies and tips on how to select, store and prepare them. Health Benefits
Anaheim chilies are a mild chile pepper. They have a sweet and succulent flavor and were named by a farmer who brought the New Mexico chile seeds to Anaheim, California. Oven-roasting, grilling, or charring the chilies allows deep sweet and tangy flavors to develop.
How to Select Anaheim Chilies
Choose bright green, glossy peppers. They should feel firm to the touch and be free of soft spots, abrasions, and bruises.
How to Store Anaheim Chilies
Refrigerate in a plastic bag for up to 5 days.
Nutrition Benefits of Anaheim Chilies
Cholesterol free, low fat, a good source of vitamin C