Does a Vindaloo keep you awake at night? Yes, a spicy vindaloo curry can keep you awake at night. Especially if you eat it close to bedtime. Vindallo curries are very hot. They contain a high level of capsaicin – the active component in chili peppers that gives them their heat. Chilis can play havoc … Read moreDoes a Vindaloo Curry Affect Your Sleep?