Tag: pepper

5 Pro Tips for Creating Hot Sauces at Home

Filed in Blog by on May 18, 2019
5 Pro Tips for Creating Hot Sauces at Home

Making hot sauce at home is a freaking delicious and fiery challenge. Sometimes you get it right on the first try (just as we did with our Mad Dog 357 Reaper Sriracha Hot Sauce) – and sometimes it’s, erm, let’s call it trial and error.

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Mad Fried Shrimp

Filed in Recipes by on December 13, 2018
Mad Fried Shrimp

Of course there’s a National Fried Shrimp Day. Why wouldn’t there be. And, we kind of love that it falls on the 21st of December; fried shrimp is perhaps the most perfect snack or easy supper for last minute holiday madness. It’s quick and deceptively easy to prepare. Better still, when you add in the […]

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Beef Wellington with a Naga Twist

Filed in Recipes by on December 9, 2018
Beef Wellington with a Naga Twist

Sure, you might not get away with covering the entire turkey with your favorite Mad Dog 357 Pepper Puree at Christmas, but that doesn’t mean you can’t make a meaty main that will blow the lid off this year’s Christmas feast. This recipe for six looks as good as it tastes. Well, almost. It’s frightfully […]

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Pepper Profile: The Trinidad Moruga Scorpion

Filed in Blog by on October 4, 2018
Pepper Profile: The Trinidad Moruga Scorpion

Once declared the hottest pepper in the world, the fiery hot Trinidad Moruga Scorpion pepper isn’t one to take lightly. At its very peak, the pepper generally tops at least 1.2 million SHUs, but it can go even hotter than that. Some plants have hit more than 2 million SHUs, making it currently the second […]

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Pepper Profile: The Carolina Reaper

Filed in Blog by on September 24, 2018
Pepper Profile: The Carolina Reaper

The Carolina Reaper pepper is proof that sometimes leaving it up to nature alone isn’t enough. This pepper crossbreed is a former record holder when it comes to the world’s hottest chili pepper. While it took home the honor several years ago, the Reaper is still seriously hot. First bred in a greenhouse in South […]

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The Real Benefits of Peppers

Filed in Blog by on June 7, 2018
The Real Benefits of Peppers

If you’re looking to boost your health, try adding some heat to your diet. Much like adding traditional spices to mealtime, peppers are packed with flavor and real benefits, and they can help your health in a variety of ways. For instance, just a pinch of black pepper can help boost your metabolism, plus it’s […]

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British Outcry Against Selling Reapers

Filed in Blog by on July 26, 2016
British Outcry Against Selling Reapers

Guess where the English buy their chili peppers…

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Can You Eat a Ghost (Chili)?

Filed in Blog by on June 13, 2015
Can You Eat a Ghost (Chili)?

If you’ve never tried to eat a ghost chili, maybe now’s the time.

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