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Love Hot Peppers? Handle With Care

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on December 8, 2018
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 […]

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New Holiday Gift Ideas For The Person That Has Everything

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on December 6, 2018
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 […]

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Making The Perfect Hot Sauce

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on December 1, 2018
Making The Perfect Hot Sauce

If you find yourself constantly craving the flavor of hot sauce, but you’re having a hard time finding just the right blend to suit your taste buds, you may want to try your hand at making your very own bottle of hot sauce. The appeal of making the perfect hot sauce is hard to beat, […]

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Give Dad The Perfect Gift This Year

Filed in Chile Pepper News, Press by on November 30, 2018
Give Dad The Perfect Gift This Year

While it’s hard to believe it’s already prime holiday shopping season, time is ticking to find dad, or really any man in your life for that matter, the perfect gift. You’ve probably already tried out all the old standbys like socks, cologne, books and coffee, so why not try getting dad something he’ll really like […]

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Tips For Freezing Hot Peppers

Filed in Chile Pepper News 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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Tacos & Hot Sauce: A Match Made In Food Heaven

Filed in Chile Pepper News 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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Tips For Harvesting Pepper Plants

Filed in Chile Pepper News 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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What is Capsaicin?

Filed in Chile Pepper News 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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