In this video, you’ll learn all about this dried spice made from ground hot chili peppers. So versatile, cayenne is popular in Mexican, Cajun, and Asian cuisine, and can be used to spice up almost anything, from stews and sauces to dips and marinades. A tiny pinch adds loads of flavor to seafood and fried chicken, too. You’ll also learn how to care for your powdered cayenne pepper so it stays fresh longer. Discover more about cayenne pepper.