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Pepper Profile: The Trinidad Moruga Scorpion

Filed in Chile Pepper News 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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Fast Food Heats Up

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on October 1, 2018
Fast Food Heats Up

When you have a true craving for the hot stuff you don’t have to look far. While more and more menus are starting to include new spicy concoctions, it’s not just the food that’s getting a real boost of flavor. Just about every major drive-thru is getting in on the action with its own version […]

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Football Season Heats Up

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on September 29, 2018
Football Season Heats Up

Fall is finally here, and that means another season of football and fiery foods on tap. Just as the temperatures start dropping outside, armchair quarterbacks all across the nation are ready to heat things up with hot foods and hot sauce, cheering on their favorite teams. After all, what goes better with game day than […]

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The Appeal of Spicy Hot Challenges

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on September 27, 2018
The Appeal of Spicy Hot Challenges

It takes a certain kind of person to enjoy the thrill of eating a super hot pepper, but some pepper lovers take it to the extreme. The thrill factor can’t always be contained to a spicy hot meal or snack. Sometimes it’s all about testing yourself and pushing your taste buds to the very limit. […]

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Pepper Profile: The Carolina Reaper

Filed in Chile Pepper News 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 Key To Pairing Food With Hot Sauce

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on September 22, 2018
The Key To Pairing Food With Hot Sauce

If you’re looking to add a little zip to your next meal, there’s nothing quite like hot sauce. From milder hot sauce to earth scorching super hot flavors, there’s something for just about everyone. Just like a fine wine, though, some foods taste better with certain flavors. The key to finding the right match may […]

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Pepper Profile: The Habanero

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on September 20, 2018
Pepper Profile: The Habanero

It may not be the hottest pepper in the world anymore, but you certainly don’t want to underestimate the habanero! This very hot pepper still packs quite a punch. Ranked the world’s hottest pepper by Guinness in the late 1990s, the habanero has been surpassed by a number of super hot peppers over the years. […]

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Move Over Ketchup! Hot Sauce Takes Over Dinner Tables Nationwide

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on September 18, 2018
Move Over Ketchup! Hot Sauce Takes Over Dinner Tables Nationwide

Years ago, many restaurants were known to stock dining tables with only the essentials. No longer, though, are customers only interested in grabbing up traditional mustard, ketchup, salt and pepper to flavor a meal. These days, people are looking for real variety, and hot sauce makers are definitely answering the charge. While the closest thing […]

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