cayenne peppernoun [ U ]uk /ˌkeɪ.en ˈpep.ər/ us /ˌkeɪ.en ˈpep.ɚ/
Examples from literature
- In a second I felt my tongue grow red-hot with cayenne pepper.
- Or they can be mashed fine, rubbed through a sieve, and then seasoned, adding a pinch of cayenne pepper.
- Season to taste with cayenne pepper and salt.
- Sprinkle with salt, cayenne pepper and grated lemon peel.
- We had a superb steak of the fattest venison, graced by cranberries stewed with cayenne pepper, and sliced lemons.