jalapeño cheddar popcorn

Jalapeño Cheddar Popcorn

A snack time favorite turned up a notch… Mixing sharp cheddar flavor with bright and spicy jalapeño pepper is a great way to boost the presence of a snack time favorite. Jalapeño cheddar popcorn won’t overwhelm you on heat (unless you want it to), so this … Read more

Sriracha Popcorn

Six Spicy Popcorn Recipes That Bring The Boom!

Let’s get ready for some snacktime sizzle… What an amazing snack popcorn is. You can go simple with a little salt and butter and be perfectly happy. You can dress it up with chocolate, caramel, and other sweets. Or you can fire it up with … Read more

jalapeno popcorn

Jalapeño Popcorn

Adding a fresh spicy flavor to your snack food fave… Popcorn is a perfect snack for bringing “spicy” to life. It’s tasty but rather neutral in flavor, making it a terrific culinary base by which to play with peppers, for both their heat and overall … Read more

chipotle lime popcorn

Chipotle Lime Popcorn

A perfect tangy, smoky, and spicy treat… There are all sorts of options for spicy popcorn (see our sweet and spicy popcorn here or try your hand at Sriracha popcorn too), but perhaps our favorite of all is chipotle lime popcorn. It’s that mix of … Read more

Sriracha Popcorn

Sriracha Popcorn

A quick and tasty spicy snack… Hot sauce and popcorn are a terrific snacking mix. Buttery, salty, and fiery – all are here and it only takes a couple of minutes to pull together. And we’d go to bat for Sriracha sauce being the perfect … Read more

Spicy Caramel Popcorn

Spicy Caramel Popcorn

Caramel meets cayenne… Snacking doesn’t get much tastier than a batch of homemade spicy caramel popcorn. Sure it takes a little time to whip up, but the reactions you’ll receive from friends and family are well worth the time! Cayenne pepper powder adds the edge to the … Read more

Hot Sauce On Popcorn

Hot Sauce On Popcorn? A PepperScale Primer

It’s a pure spicy snacking win… Hot sauce on popcorn? It’s not the combination you first think of when pulling out that microwave bag or kernels for the stovetop, but it has a long tradition and an impassioned fan base. Hey, Nick Cannon has expressed … Read more

Old Bay Popcorn

Tasty Old Bay Popcorn

The perfectly seasoned popcorn. Sure you could just microwave up some popcorn and sprinkle it with Old Bay – no judgement here. We’ve done that, too. But Old Bay popcorn is so much better when you’ve oil popped the corn kernels and butter-coated it just … Read more

sweet spicy popcorn recipe

Sweet And Spicy Popcorn Recipe

Spicy popcorn is one of our personal spicy snack favorites. Now add in a little sweet and you get a snack that’ll impress the entire family. This recipe features cayenne pepper as the heat source and a bit of brown sugar for the sweetness. Both … Read more

Cayenne-Roasted Butternut Squash with Hot Makhani Sauce

Cayenne-Roasted Butternut Squash With Hot Makhani Sauce

This roasted butternut squash main course is packed with contrasting flavors and textures. Chunks of velvety butternut are roasted with cayenne pepper and turmeric. It’s paired with chickpeas crisped hot and fast in butter. And a richly spiced, creamy sauce boosted by hot bird’s eye … Read more