If you’ve ever had problems getting your pepper seeds to germinate, this article is for you. Some chile seeds require special handling before they can sprout. Using a few lesser-known techniques, you can get your seeds to germinate quicker than ever before.
Today, we’re focusing on chocolate habanero peppers – my absolute favorite chile. These habaneros, which are also known by other names like “black congo” and “Jamaican hot chocolate,” are an awesome source of capsaicin. In other other words, they’re extremely hot! Background On Capsaicin and the Scoville Scale The source of heat in any type […]
Like the three stooges, “Peter, Paul and Mary”, and the three little pigs, Habanero, Lime and Patron were always meant to go together. They, complete each other. Keeping that in mind, I’d like to share the best spicy margarita recipe ever. Being of Mayan decent and in honor of the birthplace of the habanero, this […]
(This is part 1 of a recipe. When you’re finished, be sure to make the jalapeno sauce recipe that goes with these peppers.) I love chiles rellenos. One of my favorite dishes to this day, which isn’t great for my lactose intolerance, but so worth the pain. While I was playing mad scientist in my […]
Below is a guest post written by Tim Sparke. Enjoy!If you’re truly passionate about peppers, nothing is more rewarding than growing your own. With a simple garden set-up, you can establish a sustainable, natural way to produce healthy, hot peppers every year.Furthermore, this will help you depend on supermarkets less and give you more control […]
If you’ve ever wondered what hydroponic gardening was OR how to grow peppers hydroponically, you’ve come to the right place.This type of gardening is the favorite method of many chile growers. Why?Unlike traditional gardening, you don’t use soil. This means less chance of insects. And if you’ve ever battled pepper pests and disease you’ll appreciate […]