Tag: Capsaicin

The Trick Capsaicin Plays On Your Mind And Body

Filed in Health Benefits by on December 3, 2018
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 […]

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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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How to Heat Things Up When the Temperature Drops

Filed in Health Benefits by on October 18, 2018
How to Heat Things Up When the Temperature Drops

The fall season is here, and we all know that means winter is right around the corner. However, just because the temperature’s dropping, it doesn’t mean you have to suffer from the impending onslaught of Old Man Winter. No matter whether you’re looking forward to counting leaves on the ground or inches of snow, there’s […]

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The appeal of Red foods

Filed in Chile Pepper News, Health Benefits by on March 24, 2018
The appeal of Red foods

If one particular food just looks better than another, it may be the color that’s drawing you in. It seems that your brain is hardwired to crave certain foods based on color, with red food getting the red-hot response. At least that’s what one particular survey by the International School For Advanced Studies found. Researchers […]

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Does Spicy Food Kill Your Taste Buds?

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on February 14, 2018
Does Spicy Food Kill Your Taste Buds?

The sad part is, people have this fear of spicy foods due to this common myth.

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Hot Valentines Day

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on February 9, 2018
Hot Valentines Day

It’s Valentine’s Day and what better way to celebrate than a profession of love for scorching hot sauces and everything they do for us. (Okay, there may be better ways, but hey, we make hot sauces!) Why not share the love today?

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How to Make Your Own Capsaicin Cream for Arthritis

Filed in Health Benefits by on June 4, 2017
How to Make Your Own Capsaicin Cream for Arthritis

1 in 5 people over the age 18 suffer from arthritis, try this recipe.

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There’s More To Chili Peppers than Just Capsaicin

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on May 21, 2017
There’s More To Chili Peppers than Just Capsaicin

Under the radar compounds that help achieve many of the incredible benefits of chili peppers.

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