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Simple Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Dip (5 Ingredients)

Buffalo chicken dip made with Frank’s is the perfect party appetizer. From football parties to New Year’s Eve gatherings, you really can’t go wrong with this easy slow cooker crowd pleaser. Made with only 5 simple ingredients, it’s a breeze to throw together and will quickly become your new favorite dip. We like using the …

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Fermented Pepper Mash Recipe – Make Amazing Hot Sauce

Fermentation is an age-old technique used to preserve fresh foods. It is used to make alcohol from fruits and grains, but also to acidify and improve flavor in a variety of other foods. In the world of peppers, you’re probably most familiar with fermentation in the form of Tabasco sauce. This vinegar-rich hot sauce starts …

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Purple UFO Pepper – A Unique Hot Pepper Variety

There are a staggering number of pepper varieties. When looking for something new to try, I usually search for a new color, shape, or flavor. When I first discovered the purple UFO, I was immediately sold! As the name suggests, this pepper variety loosely resembles a UFO spaceship, and it is purple (when unripe). In …

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17 Delicious Hot Sauce Recipes To Make At Home

Making hot sauce at home is one of our favorite hobbies. We love experimenting with different spices and peppers to create delicious sauces to dress up our meals. While experimenting in the kitchen is fun, sometimes all you want is a good hot sauce recipe. If you’re looking to make a new sauce with your …

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Pepper X – A New World Record Hottest Pepper

For years, the Carolina reaper has held the #1 spot for the hottest pepper on earth. There have been contenders, but none have officially dethroned the reaper for over 6 years. Until now. In October of 2023, Smokin’ Ed Currie announced a new Guinness World Record for the hottest chili pepper: Pepper X. This is …

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Carmen Peppers – Corno Di Toro Sweet Pepper

Bell peppers can be tricky to grow. They are often susceptible to diseases and pests, and can deliver underwhelming yields as a result. But what if there was an alternative? Carmen peppers are exactly that: a sweet pepper that is less fussy and more productive than many bell varieties. While these red peppers don’t have …

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Spicy Dill Pickle Recipe – Sweet, Spicy, and Crunchy

If you like making your own dill pickles and you like spicy food, I think we’d be good friends. You’re also going to love our simple recipe for spicy dill pickles. As the gardening season comes to a close, we love making pickled veggies to preserve our fresh produce. Pickled banana peppers, carrots, and of …

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Scotch Bonnet Hot Sauce Recipe (Spicy and Flavorful)

If you grow your own scotch bonnets in the garden, then we consider you a fellow pepper geek. They’re easy to grow, and nothing beats the fresh flavor and heat of a home-grown scotch bonnet. When you have a harvest of fresh scotch bonnets, there are many ways to use them. My favorite is to …

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