Chili Powder Spice

ORAC Value:
μ mol TE/100g.

The antioxidant value of Chili Powder Spice described in ORAC units is: 23,636 μ mol TE/100g.


Is chili pepper good for your health? Some would argue it's not, because it's often associated with indigestion and heartburn. Though if you don't suffer from that, enjoy your hot sauce because chili powder is a rich source of antioxidant content.

ORAC Source

USDA Database for the Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity (ORAC) of Selected Foods, Release 2 - Prepared by Nutrient Data Laboratory, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center (BHNRC), Agricultural Research Service (ARS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - May 2010