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Starved For Heat: The Rising Appeal Of Spicy Food Challenges

Starved For Heat: The Rising Appeal Of Spicy Food Challenges

Years ago food challenges were mainly reserved for the occasional festival or county fair. It was the time when brave contenders showed how much they could eat, how fast they could eat, or simply how spicy of a food they could tolerate. Next came shows such as “Man v. Food” when viewers tuned in to […]

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on December 13, 2018
Love Hot Peppers? Handle With Care

Love Hot Peppers? Handle With Care

Sure hot peppers and hot pepper products taste great at mealtime, but the name says it all! Not only are they oftentimes burning hot when they reach your mouth, but some are so hot you’ll start feeling it starting with the tips of your fingers. That’s why some of the hottest products on the market […]

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on December 8, 2018
New Holiday Gift Ideas For The Person That Has Everything

New Holiday Gift Ideas For The Person That Has Everything

If you just can’t seem to decide what to get the person on your holiday shopping list that seems to have everything, maybe you haven’t looked far enough. Sure you probably have hot sauce and hot pepper lovers on your list, but there’s no room for ordinary this year. That’s why we’ll bet some of […]

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on December 6, 2018
The Original Mad Dog 357 Hot Sauce

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

Health Benefits of Chiles

Heat Up The Holiday Season With Spicy Flavors

Heat Up The Holiday Season With Spicy Flavors

The holidays are full of flavor, from tempting appetizers to sweet desserts and, of course, the filling main course. The holiday season, however, doesn’t have to just tempt your sweet tooth. There are plenty of ways to heat up the holidays and add some spice to everything from your upcoming parties to your upcoming Christmas […]

Filed in Health Benefits by on December 11, 2018
The Trick Capsaicin Plays On Your Mind And Body

The Trick Capsaicin Plays On Your Mind And Body

When it comes to eating hot peppers and hot pepper products, the trick is part of the treat. That’s because capsaicin, the active ingredient in hot peppers that makes them so spicy hot, is actually playing a trick on your mind and body. After all, the pepper’s not really on fire, but your mind is […]

Filed in Health Benefits by on December 3, 2018
Curb Your Appetite With Capsaicin

Curb Your Appetite With Capsaicin

The holiday season is here, and that means all kinds of holiday treats are out there to tempt your taste buds. While it’s certainly appealing to be surrounded by seasonal goodies, it doesn’t necessarily mean you have to pack on the pounds. While the temptation to snack is everywhere this time of year, you may […]

Filed in Health Benefits by on November 27, 2018
The HOTTEST Pepper Extracts on the planet

Eat Chili Peppers Like A Pro

How to Eat Chili Peppers like a Pro You can build your heat tolerance with time, but biting into a Ghost Pepper isn’t smart – or macho. You’ll cry and make a fool of yourself. ... Read More

Mad Dog Hot Sauce Recipes

Mad Fried Shrimp

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 […]

Filed in Recipes by on December 13, 2018
Beef Wellington with a Naga Twist

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 […]

Filed in Recipes by on December 9, 2018
Scorpion Stuffed Eggplants

Scorpion Stuffed Eggplants

This elegant vegetable dish will truly find itself at home on any holiday or feast table. Not only does it look the part, but it’s bursting with a flavor that you won’t soon escape. And, that’s before we even mention the sting from the scorpion we’ve tucked inside this dish. (If there are kids at […]

Filed in Recipes by on December 6, 2018
Ashley Food Hot Pepper Pods