Tag: Scoville

One hot hobby to adopt now

Filed in Blog by on August 17, 2019
One hot hobby to adopt now

Whatever your favorite season is, it’s difficult not to enjoy the longer days of summer. That is, of course, until you run out of things to do. Well, things that aren’t yard work, home repairs or wildly expensive outings. If you’ve run out of things to do already (or you’re nearing that point), it’s time […]

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Tips to Build Up Your Hot Pepper Tolerance

Filed in Blog by on August 9, 2018
Tips to Build Up Your Hot Pepper Tolerance

If you’ve looked at those scorching hot bottles of hot sauce and wondered how you’ll ever be able to tolerate the heat, take heart. There are ways to up your tolerance when it comes to hot peppers. Working your way up the Scoville scale takes some time, but the results are definitely worth it in […]

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The Race to the Top of the Scoville Scale

Filed in Blog by on June 21, 2018
The Race to the Top of the Scoville Scale

Top athletes are always looking to up their game. Whether it means beating a best time, climbing a higher mountain, getting more points or simply overcoming a new obstacle, they know there’s always room for a new first place. It makes sense, then, that one of America’s hottest products is continually in a race to […]

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Beyond Hot Sauce

Filed in Blog by on June 18, 2018
Beyond Hot Sauce

While hot sauce has been a hot commodity in the US for at least 150 years, it’s likely the very first hot sauce dates back thousands of years. That translates to generation upon new generation of people not only hooked on the taste of spicy hot sauce, but also yearning for even new and more […]

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How to Cool Down When Your Mouth is on Fire

Filed in Blog by on June 9, 2018
How to Cool Down When Your Mouth is on Fire

You’ve likely felt that burn before, whether it hit you like a ball of fire or simply came on as a mild dose of heat. But what’s the best way to cool down your mouth and tongue after indulging in a spicy hot meal? It may depend on you, although there are several good options […]

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The Ins and Outs of the Scoville Test

Filed in Blog by on May 24, 2018
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 […]

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The Thrill of Extra Spice

Filed in Blog by on April 9, 2018
The Thrill of Extra Spice

Have you ever wondered why some people love extra spicy stuff and some people don’t? It’s likely not just a case of having a different set of taste buds. It may be those with a high spicy food tolerance have less spice sensitivity. Others, though, think it’s all in your head. Certain spicy food experts […]

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Just What Does Hot Mean on the Scoville Scale?

Filed in Blog by on September 19, 2016
Just What Does Hot Mean on the Scoville Scale?

Ever tried to figure out whether you want mild, medium, or hot? You’ve been faced with the question before, but what does it mean?

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