The poblano pepper - hardly a hot one. I just cut up 3 of them for some chicken chili. I've touched various places on my face and ears and now those spots are burning. Ouch. What's the home remedy to put the fire out?
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How to Soothe the Burn of a Hot Pepper
Ever find yourself biting into a pepper that's just a bit too hot to handle? As you scramble to find a glass of milk to soothe the burn, consider this simple trick from CHOW.com Assistant Managing Editor Deborah Lewis. It'll buy you some time to track down a more lasting cure.