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Easy Chipotle Chicken Tacos and Chipotle Sauce

Is there anything better than taco night? This recipe for easy chipotle chicken tacos is simple, quick, and full of smoky flavor. While we do make our own chipotle powder for use in many recipes, the store-bought version is just as good. We like going out for tacos in the summertime, but it’s just as …

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Cranberry Jalapeño Relish – Perfectly Tangy and Spicy

We love making tasty relishes around the holiday season. There’s nothing better than topping a cracker with some hot brie and a scoop of flavor-packed relish. We love this cranberry jalapeño relish because it’s tangy, sweet, and the heat level is easily adjustable. Here in CT, cranberries are in season from October through December. At …

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Roasted Red Pepper Dip – A Garlicky and Savory Favorite

There’s nothing quite like biting into a piece of warm, freshly-baked pita bread — except when you dip it into a delicious roasted red pepper dip! Roasted red pepper dip is a flavorful and savory favorite in our house. It’s made with roasted red peppers, garlic, olive oil, and other seasonings to create a smooth, …

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Ground Chipotle Powder – Smoked, Spicy, and Delicious

One of my personal favorite spices is chipotle powder. This simple ingredient has intense, spicy, complex flavor that can change an entire meal (for the better). We specifically grow jalapeño peppers to create our own homemade spices. So, today I will share how to make homemade chipotle powder from fresh jalapeño peppers. Note: If you’re …

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Blistered Shishito Peppers – Simple Yet Delicious

When it comes to easy side dishes, blistered shishitos may just take the cake. The flavor of the lightly charred peppers and a pinch of salt alone is enough to satisfy. However, there are many variations you can try to keep this dish interesting. So, today we’ll share the simple base recipe for delicious blistered …

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Pineapple Jalapeño Salsa Recipe – Sweet & Spicy Perfection

Salsa is one of the greatest summertime snacks. It is so easy to make, and uses delicious, fresh ingredients from the garden. Today, I want to share one of the tastiest salsa recipes we have ever created! With just 8 ingredients, you’ll be making this delectable pineapple jalapeño salsa over and over again. It has …

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Simple Jalapeño Relish Recipe – Just 7 Ingredients

Relish is one of my favorite homemade condiments. Since we grow dozens of pepper plants each year, we end up making a lot of homemade spicy jalapeño relish. In this article, I’ll share our simple jalapeno relish recipe using just 7 ingredients. It is tangy, sweet, and will last for weeks in the refrigerator. You …

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Homemade Sweet Chili Sauce with Fresh Hot Peppers

Some foods just need to be dipped. In America, a chicken nugget isn’t happy without a side of ketchup or maybe some sweet honey mustard. In Thailand, fried or grilled chicken is only complete when dipped in sweet chili sauce, or น้ำจิ้มไก่ (chicken dipping sauce). This sweet and spicy sauce is also perfect for countless …

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