“I think it should be called The Scorcher,” said Connie Thomas, manager of the Fort Myers Beef Jerky Outlet. “I don’t mind hot things, but it’s very hot with that pepper in it. It’s a thick cut beef jerky and it’s very tender.” – from Carolina Reaper beef jerky
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When the Puckerbutt Pepper Company ® initially marketed the Carolina Reaper pepper as the hottest pepper in the world, they listed its many applications. Aftershave was not one of those many applications, however they did list “settling old scores and combat”.
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During the winter months, I complain endlessly about not being able to work the garden. I complain louder when it is so cold that I can not till or turn earth. During the summer months, we are up with the sun to work till it is too hot to work. Then it is siesta time for a couple hours while we wait for the sun to pass overhead. Then it is back to the garden till it gets too dark to tell plant from weed.
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School officials reportedly explained that sharing a lunch of ghost peppers at school is like handing out LSD. If so, one must wonder why the school is so lax on school drug dealers. After all, a little after school detention for handing free LSD top other students seems like a mild punishment.
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