Did both have tomatoes? You might have a nightshade allergy.
potatoes (not sweet potatoes)
sweet and hot peppers (including paprika, cayenne pepper and Tabasco sauce)
tomatillos and tamarillos
garden huckleberry and naranjillas
pepinos and pimentos
The following should be included on the list:
Chile peppers (including the dried/ground varierty found in chili powder)
Also note that based on the list above, many items should be avoided by those who have sensitivity to nightshades (those with arthritis and/or joint issues)
olives with pimentos
most Mexican food (due to the use of peppers, hot pepper sauce, tomatoes, etc.)
many Italian foods (due to the use of tomatoes)
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