Tag: fermentation

  • About Superhot Chile Peppers

    About Superhot Chile Peppers

    Carolina Reapers, 7 Pots, Ghost Peppers and more If you check on Guinness Book of World Records, the Carolina Reaper is currently listed as the hottest pepper in the world. It has held that record since 2017, with an average tested Scoville rating of 1,641,183. Averages are important, as the variance of heat level on…

  • Fermented New Mexico Green Chile

    Fermented New Mexico Green Chile

    My experience with fermentation I’ve been an avid fan of fermentation for years. Whether it is brewing beer with yeast, using salt to encourage lactobacteria, or using koji to ferment different grains, I have done them all. There is a special complexity of flavor which only fermentation unlocks. Reasons to ferment The benefits of fermentation…