Who would have thought, drinking Chilli Coffee can be good for you! Thanks to its high levels of antioxidants and beneficial nutrients, it also has a number of proven health benefits. Studies show that coffee drinkers have a much lower risk of several diseases. They are members of the nightshade family, related to bell peppers and tomatoes. Many varieties of chilli peppers exist, such as cayenne and jalapeño. Chilli peppers are primarily used as a spice and can be cooked or dried and powdered. Powdered, red chilli peppers are known as paprika. Capsaicin is the main bioactive plant compound in chilli peppers, responsible for their unique, pungent taste and many of their health benefits. Like to know more, check out the Chilli Coffee web page und the section “Stuff” for an interesting read.