This soup will be like a party in your mouth. It is spicy but absolutely delicious! Similar to the taste of a Jalapeños Popper without all the carbs.
Surprisingly this lively little pepper is full of nutrients and other health benefits. Jalapeños may also help you lose weight by boosting your metabolism, increasing fat burn and reducing your appetite. the also contain capsaicin which has strong anti-cancer properties and is capable of killing over 40 types of cancer cells without harming normal cells.
Some of the biggest risk factors for heart disease include diabetes, high cholesterol and high blood pressure. Capsaicin can help reduce the impact of these factors and may help keep your heart healthy.
We all know there may be some precautions when preparing Jalapeños. Yes they are common sense but just in case you forgot:
- Use gloves: Wearing gloves when handling peppers can prevent transferring the spicy compounds to other sensitive areas of your body like your eyes.
- Remove membranes: Remove the white membranes inside the jalapeño before cooking with them, since the membranes have the highest concentration of capsaicin.
- Drink milk: If the burning sensation becomes too strong, drinking full-fat cow’s milk can help temporarily reduce the pain.