Capsaicin: Moat spicy things have capsaicin in them which helps increase your metabolism and spark fat burning.
Vitamin c: peppers have more vitamin c than oranges! Who knew? They are also high lysine, tryptophan, b6, and calcium. They even have vitamin A, which is good for your eyes (just don't let the actual pepper get in your eyes, OUCH).
Fiber: peppers have a lot of vegetable fiber in them which help digestion and abdomen motility.
Bonus: they are also really low in calories and cholesterol. A great addition to your dishes.
Easy Crockpot Green Chile Pork
Place a pork roast into the crockpot Add as many hatch green chiles as you can handle eating
Place an inch high (in the crockpot) of chicken or vegetable stock
Add 1/2 inch high of tomato/ red pepper soup
Add chopped onion, canned green chile, and garlic to taste
Cook on low for 8-10 hours
Enjoy with sour cream, guacamole, and tomato
Live up Hatch Chile Season!