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Tips For Freezing Hot Peppers

Filed in Blog by on November 15, 2018
Tips For Freezing Hot Peppers

If you have more peppers on hand than you can possibly eat, it’s a great problem to have. That’s because hot peppers freeze extremely well, and usually come out of the freezer still somewhat crisp, making it possible to eat them raw or to later add the peppers to a cooked dish. One good tip […]

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Using Hot Peppers To Escape The Pre-Winter Blues

Filed in Blog by on November 12, 2018
Using Hot Peppers To Escape The Pre-Winter Blues

If you find yourself feeling a little blue as the temperatures dip, you may someday be able to help thwart those pre-winter blues by adding extra spice to your diet. It seems hot peppers not only taste great and provide a number of known health benefits, but some of those benefits may actually extend to […]

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Tacos & Hot Sauce: A Match Made In Food Heaven

Filed in Blog by on November 10, 2018
Tacos & Hot Sauce: A Match Made In Food Heaven

Just like that slice of Thanksgiving pie needs whipped cream and mashed potatoes need gravy, some foods were just made for their toppings. Hot wings need hot sauce and tacos, well, just aren’t tacos without some extra spice. While some suggest tacos have been around since the 18th century, it’s likely that chili peppers have […]

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Spicing Up Seafood with Hot Sauce

Filed in Blog by on November 8, 2018
Spicing Up Seafood with Hot Sauce

Most people probably don’t think twice when it comes to pairing hot sauce with chicken wings. After all, the flavor of the wings seems like the perfect combo when you add in some hot sauce. You may not even realize, though, that there are all kinds of ways to spice up ordinary food and make […]

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Tips For Harvesting Pepper Plants

Filed in Blog by on November 5, 2018
Tips For Harvesting Pepper Plants

If you find yourself constantly craving hot peppers, you’ve probably thought about growing your own. Luckily, they’re pretty easy to grow and pretty easy to harvest. If you follow a few easy tips on how and when to pick the best peppers you’re sure to come out with great results. The time to harvest often […]

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Start Your Day With a Blast of Heat!

Filed in Blog by on November 3, 2018
Start Your Day With a Blast of Heat!

You’ve no doubt heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. After all, it sets the stage for the entire day ahead, helping you start off on the right foot and curb your appetite until lunchtime rolls around. If you find it harder and harder to get out of bed at all […]

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What is Capsaicin?

Filed in Blog by on November 1, 2018
What is Capsaicin?

If you’ve ever wondered what exactly it is that makes hot peppers so hot, look no further than capsaicin. It’s the active component in hot peppers that brings on the intense heat. For people, or mammals for that matter, it’s the capsaicin that’s responsible for the burning sensation. First coined in the 1800s, capsaicin is […]

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Cooking With Hot Sauce & Extracts

Filed in Blog by on October 29, 2018
Cooking With Hot Sauce & Extracts

When it comes to hot sauce, you’re only limited at mealtime by your own creativity. That’s because hot sauce is a great addition to most meals, from breakfast time to those late night snacks. While hot sauce is great for flavoring things like scrambled eggs, breakfast pizzas and casseroles, it’s also a good choice to […]

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