The Spicy One
About this variant
Perfect for spicing up your dishes, Cayenne Pepper lets you add a spicy touch that's sure to tantalise your taste buds. The spicy taste of cayenne pepper is slightly camphorated, and this variety is packed with benefits. Rich in vitamin C and vitamin A, as well as vitamin B9, cayenne pepper is also rich in potassium and flavonoids. This is what gives this spice its powerful antioxidant action.
How to cook this variant?
Cayenne pepper is the perfect seasoning for rice, fish and shellfish. It's also essential when you decide to make the famous Tabasco sauce!
The little extra to shine
Cayenne pepper ranks between 30,000 and 50,000 units on the Scoville scale. This scale, established by pharmacologist Wilbur Scoville in 1912, measures the pungency of chillies. The strength of chillies is due to the amount of capsaicin contained in the flesh of the chilli, but concentrated in its seeds.
Liv, the indoor vegetable garden
Your vegetable garden can be installed in the room of your choice: entrance hall, living room or dining room. All you need is a plug and 15 minutes to set it up!
Developed in collaboration with one of the world's leading horticultural laboratories, our Growing Pods are made in France. For each variety, 6 to 8 months of horticultural tests are necessary to ensure the perfect dose of nutrients to the plant, from germination through to harvest, sometimes including fruiting. The quality of our Growing Pods ensures exceptional yields for each plant installed in our Liv and Amo vegetable gardens. From 300 to 700g of harvest per plant!
Our Growing Pods are all composed as follows:
- a local plant subtrate, which replaces the traditional bag of potting soil, while providing the plant with a growing medium and enough space for its roots to develop properly ;
- Nutrients: magnesium, iron, calcium... optimised in dosage according to the needs of each plant to preserve all its nutritional and taste qualities;
- seeds, all of French origin, organic and unprocessed. Often from old, naturally compact varieties, perfectly suited to grow in our indoor vegetable gardens.
Our Grow Pods are delivered individually or in Boxes of 4, 6 or 8 Growing Pods. A monthly subscription is also available. The Growing Pods are delivered individually wrapped in tissue paper with a sticker indicating the name of the chosen variety. Urban Cuisine Growing Pods can be stored for up to 12 months in a cool, dry place, away from light.
Or choose your pods from a wide rage of varieties
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