In addition, its use promotes good metabolism and digestion. But very few people know how to correctly Choose pepper Depending on the purpose.
Like many other vegetables, among the Bulgarian peppers there are "boys" and "girls". Revision "So simple!" With joy will tell you what are the differences between them and for what each of them is better suited. And the difference, really, is colossal!
Sweet Bulgarian pepper
To find out what sex pepper is in front of you, just turn it over. If the pepper 4 sector - it's female type. If 3 is male. That's the whole secret of its bulges. Also other external differences include the form: "boys" are more elongated, and "girls" are wider and shorter. And now let's move on to the most interesting - taste differences and application.
Taste of pepper The female sex is much sweeter than that of the male. In addition, they are softer. It is better to use them fresh. Do different cuts, salads, but do not add them to ragout or meat - the dish will turn out to be very watery.
Representatives of the male have diametrically opposite qualities. They are more acidic and firmer. Therefore, they are perfect for preservation, stew and other dishes that require heat treatment. They can also be stuffed. In principle, and in their raw form they are delicious, but not as much as the Bulgarian peppers of the feminine gender.
Another interesting fact is that pepper-boys have much less seed inside. So, if you want to take peppers to land, it is better to give preference to the pepper-girls.
Certainly very few people know that the most useful vitamins and trace elements are on the area near the leg of the Bulgarian pepper, which we often cut and thrown away. Another lifhak: the heavier the pepper, the more juicy it is.
When buying Bulgarian peppers, pay special attention to his tail. It must be green and elastic. It is highly not recommended to buy pepper with a dry or black stalk. It clearly will not be useful.
Pepper with tochechkami also not worth buying. Especially for fresh use. Darkening, points and bloating on the peel and peduncle indicate that the fetus is affected by the fungus. And orange spots indicate that the fetus was a victim of insects.
Fresh pepper can be stored in the fridge for about a week. But you should not put it in plastic bags - so it quickly deteriorates and already in 2 days can become unsuitable for salads.
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