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The Best Dried Chilis for Chili
Best Dried Chilis for Chili One of the top questions we’re asked on a regular basis is, “What are the best chile peppers to use when I make chili?” The debate about how to make chili
What is a Chipotle
What are Chipotle Peppers? chih-POTE-lay
How Well Do You Know Your Chiles
Here at Spices, we believe that chile peppers can be added to (almost) anything.
The Flavors of Chiles
Pepper FlavorsSure, chile peppers can be spicy hot, but while Americans have developed a greater appreciation for them over the last 25 years or so we still tend to go for the “burn your f
What is the Hot Pepper Scale
There are so many varieties of peppers - from the mild green and sweet red peppers to the fiery Habanero peppers.
How to Rehydrate Dried Chiles and Peppers
From surface texture alone, dried chiles can be an intimidating ingredient.
You Might be a Chile Head...
Do you think you have what it takes to consider yourself a chilehead? Ask yourself these questions:
Chiles You Haven't Heard of But Soon Will
Predicting food trends is right up there with the weather and the stock market.
What's So Special About New Mexico Chiles?
Chile peppers play an important role in the culture and development of the American Southwest, and have been embedded into the fabric of the Americas for thousands of years.
Aleppo Pepper: History in a Modern Kitchen
In the early 2000s, Aleppo pepper was becoming a darling of the American food scene, cropping up in nouveau dishes from coast to coast.
The Rising Popularity of Turkish Peppers
Pepper varietals are found all over the world.