If chili pepper is used bake it until skin cracks open, then peel and seed and chop fine.
Put a leg of mutton in a roasting pan with a sliced onion and carrot, four leaves of celery, and one Chili pepper.
Also add a tiny bit of thinly-sliced green ginger, garlic, and chili pepper.
Juan was an expert in its preparation, but to his own particular draught he added a seasoning of chili pepper.
These they stirred over the fire, and made a very satisfactory mess, flavoured as it was with chili pepper and other condiments.