What is it called in different languages?
English: capsicum
Telugu: Shimla mirapakaya/ doddu mirapakaya
Malayalam: kuda mulagu
Kannada: donne menasinakaayi
Bengali: Shimla mirch
Marathi: dhobli mirchi
Hindi: simla mirch

About Capsicum: Capsicum is the genus of pepper plants. It belongs to the nightshade family. Capsicum has a sweet and tangy flavor. Capsicums come in different colors: red, green, yellow, orange, purple/black. It is a rich source of vitamin C, A, B6, carbohydrates, protein. Capsicum is also a great source of antioxidants.

– Protects eye health
– Prevents anemia
– Reduces anxiety
– Prevents cancer
– Boosts immunity
– Improves bone health
– Aids in weight loss

– You can make curry –
– Can make chutney –
– You can make fry –
– Can make stuffed capsicum –
– You can make capsicum rice –
– Can make capsicum pakoda (snack recipe) –
– You can make capsicum rings –