Red Chilli Powder is dried, pulverized fruit of one or more varieties of chilli pepper, in addition to other spices. It is the spice to add pungency and the flavor to the dishes. Chilli powder is blended with other spices including cumin, oregano, ginger powder and salt. It is widely used in Indian, Chinese and Thai cuisines.
The color and flavor of red chilli powder mainly depends on variety of red chillies used. Cayenne Chile Pepper also known as Cayenne Pepper is extensively used in Caribbean and Spanish Cuisines.