Question of the Day: Do pimentos have capsaicin?
Quick Answer: Pimentos, like all peppers, do indeed contain some small trace amounts of capsaicin. That said, compared to other chili peppers, pimento peppers have very little capsaicin. This explains why pimentos are much milder in flavor than other peppers.
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