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Badass BBQ Chicken Meatballs

Badass BBQ Chicken Meatballs

Perfect to share during the big game when you need to serve a crew of hungry guys.

Filed in Recipes by on March 15, 2018
Biting Bitterballen

Biting Bitterballen

The Dutch have definitely got it right when it comes to the beef in a meatball.

Filed in Recipes by on March 15, 2018
Guinness and Ghost Steak Pie

Guinness and Ghost Steak Pie

St. Patrick’s Day is a great excuse to drink a couple of dark stouts – and to cook with them.

Filed in Recipes by on March 9, 2018

The Right Way To Cut Chili Peppers

There’s a Right Way to Cut Chili Peppers Do you grab your sharpest knife, a cutting board, and a pair of gloves? What is the right way to slice a chili pepper? ... Read More

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Stoned & Sweating: 3 Reasons Former Drug Addicts are Addicted to Spicy Foods

Stoned & Sweating: 3 Reasons Former Drug Addicts are Addicted to Spicy Foods

Addiction is no joke and trying to kick any drug or bad habit can be a rough and bumpy road. Finding healthy replacements for getting that addictive buzz is a way for former addicts to transfer their addictions from artificial to natural highs. Insert the power of spicy foods. Not only are they proven to […]

Filed in Blog by on August 27, 2017
Where In Your Mouth Do You Feel The Burn?

Where In Your Mouth Do You Feel The Burn?

Check out these heat profiles.

Filed in Blog by on May 28, 2017
DIY Chili Pepper Infused Vodka

DIY Chili Pepper Infused Vodka

You’re definitely striking gold with this vodka/chili combination!

Filed in Blog by on February 28, 2017

Devil’s Tongue Chili Pepper

Profile of a Pepper: Devil’s Tongue Chili Pepper Discovered on an Amish farm in Pennsylvania in the early 1990s, its believed to come from the Habanero family. ... Read More

Chile Pepper News

The Ins and Outs of the Scoville Test

The Ins and Outs of the Scoville Test

If you’ve ever wondered just how hot that pepper or hot sauce is, all you need to do is look for the results of the Scoville test. Essentially, the Scoville scale helps to give some context to the spicy heat of a pepper by assigning it a number. Named after pharmacist and test founder Wilbur […]

Filed in Blog by on May 24, 2018
The Many Uses of Capsaicin

The Many Uses of Capsaicin

If you’ve ever wondered what makes a pepper so hot, it has to do with capsaicin. That’s the spicy hot ingredient packed in chili peppers, but able to deliver much more than just a dose of flavor with your next meal. Some credit capsaicin for helping to increase your metabolism, burning fat and calories even […]

Filed in Blog by on May 22, 2018
Crossbreeding the Hottest Pepper

Crossbreeding the Hottest Pepper

While you may think that the hottest peppers in the world come from the hottest places in the world, you may not be completely off the mark. While there may be at least some truth to the theory, truly hot, hot peppers are being grown these days in some pretty remarkable places. In fact, what […]

Filed in Blog by on May 19, 2018