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Gotta Potta Chili On,

fieroguyfieroguy Posts: 777
edited 6:18AM in EggHead Forum
and it's a little hot (flavorwise). Is there anything I can add to it to cool it down. Fugettabout ice, wise guys...

Thanks for any help - gotta go get a coupla pork steaks for suppa. I'll check back in an hour or so and I hope to find a solution to my problem.

Wrens, GA


  • BacchusBacchus Posts: 6,019
    Sugar will help balance the overall flavor making it more tolerable if too hot, but it wont actually reduce the heat.
  • bubba timbubba tim Posts: 3,216
    to cut the capsain heat try sugar or honey.
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  • Grandpas GrubGrandpas Grub Posts: 14,226
    Try, milk, yogurt or cheese.

  • BENTEBENTE Posts: 8,337
    try adding a spoonful of sour cream to each bowl!!!

    capasaisan will "cool" with milk products... and sour cream is great in chili... also to fool some try a little chees !!!!

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  • BamaFanBamaFan Posts: 658
    I would make a second batch without the spice and combine the two. Should have plenty to put up for future eats. ;)
  • Ross in VenturaRoss in Ventura Posts: 6,722
    Try some sugar .
  • TuckTuck Posts: 54
    Try beer. IIRC, Caspacin(sp?) is alcohol soluble.
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