Pepper Plant

Pepper Taste

Anonymous added on February 15, 2014 | Answered

Do red and yellow peppers taste the same as green peppers?

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Answered on February 15, 2014

Not exactly. Green peppers are actually the immature fruit of pepper plants. All green peppers will eventually turn into a colored pepper if left on the palnt. Because they are immature, green peppers are more bitter while the red/yellow/orange peppers are sweeter because they are fully mature.

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