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A question about a recipe: Chicken , Sausage and Red Pepper Paella

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I have a question about the ingredient "aleppo pepper" on the recipe "Chicken , Sausage and Red Pepper Paella " from thirschfeld. Is there a possible substitution for this?

asked by nickstrate almost 5 years ago
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hardlikearmour is a trusted home cook.

added almost 5 years ago

Sure. You can just use crushed red pepper flakes, but scale back by half to start as even the milder California versions tend to be a bit spicier than aleppo in my experience. It's much easier to add more heat than to take it away!

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Kenzi Wilbur

Kenzi is the Managing Editor of Food52.

added almost 5 years ago

There is! You can substitute with four parts sweet paprika and one part cayenne pepper.

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