Tag: Hot Peppers

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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Curb Your Appetite With Capsaicin

Filed in Health Benefits by on November 27, 2018
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 […]

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The Hot Sauce Effect

Filed in Health Benefits by on November 24, 2018
The Hot Sauce Effect

Many people are naturally drawn to hot sauce and hot flavors. In fact, you probably know a person or two who lives up to the mantra, “the hotter the better”! It turns out, though, that people might be fairly unique to this particular attraction. When it comes to the hot sauce effect, all mammals are […]

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Using Hot Peppers To Escape The Pre-Winter Blues

Filed in Health Benefits by on November 12, 2018
Using Hot Peppers To Escape The Pre-Winter Blues

If you find yourself feeling a little blue as the temperatures dip, you may someday be able to help thwart those pre-winter blues by adding extra spice to your diet. It seems hot peppers not only taste great and provide a number of known health benefits, but some of those benefits may actually extend to […]

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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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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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The Color Of Heat

Filed in Chile Pepper News by on March 9, 2018
The Color Of Heat

No matter how hot they can eventually get, start out green.

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