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homestyle hot pepper jelly

Love Spicy And Sweet? Top Home-Style Hot Pepper Jelly Options

There’s just something about spicy and sweet. When together in a food, you’ve got something so complex, so teasing to your taste buds, that you can’t help but smile. That’s hot pepper jelly. It’s got the sweet fruit base, but within lies a little kick, sometimes a big kick to be honest. They are two different tastes that when placed together just work with all sorts of snacks from crackers to cheeses and sliced fruits.

Hot pepper jelly is a popular artisanal product. You can find lots of homemade, small batch options out there that just taste like heaven. You may be able to find them at a local farmer’s market, but if you can’t there are a many home-style hot pepper jellies available online. Below are five of our favorite that have that made from scratch flair.

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Contenders for spiciest hot sauce

Five Top Contenders For Hottest Sauce In The World

With the five hot sauces we cover here, it’s not just hottest sauce in the world contention, it’s hottest sauce in the universe territory. These are some mighty spicy products below, not for the timid taste buds out there. All of them are born from the upper end of the Scoville scale, 400,000 heat units and above! That’s hot.

But if you’re one who relishes the heat, that takes a bite and says “Please sir can I have some more?” with zest, then these hot sauces should be on your radar. Take a look.

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Pepper spray

Pepper Spray: Pepper As A Protector

From the Scoville scale heights… Scoville heat units: 2,000,000 – 5,300,000Jalapeño reference point: 250 to 2,120 times hotterProducts: Pepper spray on Amazon If you’re looking for a little protection that’s safer than carrying most weapons, then visiting the top of … Read more

capsaicin

Capsaicin: The Compound Behind The Pepper Scale

Wondering where that chili pepper heat comes from? Look no further: capsaicin. It’s the little compound that could when it comes to heat. It’s the active force behind the pungency of chili peppers, the driver behind the Scoville scale’s heat … Read more

What is the Scoville Scale?

What is the Scoville Scale? The Story Behind The Heat

No scale is hotter… We all know that peppers are hot, but the Scoville scale helps us put a rating to them. That’s the simplest of definitions for the Scoville scale. It’s a heat rating index of hot peppers running … Read more