Articles about pepper
Pepper is such a common item in kitchens, one may not think that at one point it was so valuable. Pepper is considered the world's most valuable spice and at certain points in time was used as currency to pay debts. Most people would consider ground peppers' close companion salt to be the world's most valuable spice. However, spices come from ground up berries and pods. Salt comes from mines and sea water, thus it is considered a mineral. If salt were a spice, it would certainly trump out pepper in terms of value, though.
The Scoville Scale was created in 1912 by a man named Wilbur L. Scoville and was designed to measure the hotness from chili peppers or sauces derived from chilli peppers. Scientifically, the Scoville scale is used to measure the level of capsaicin found in a pepper. Capsaicin is the...
Pepper spray can be used by anyone who may need to protect themselves from an attacker. With great demand comes great choice - and choosing a pepper spray takes a little know-how. This article takes a look at what pepper spray is made of, the different sizes and packaging available, the different types to choose from, and the formulations offered.
You have to try our Fresh Salsa Recipe and the Mexican Dip. If you are looking for simple, delicious and surprisingly low-fat Mexican dip and salsa, read on. For the best taste, grow and dry your herbs and peppers at home.
My all time favourite comfort food is soup. And if you think creamy tomato soup is good, just wait until you try my creamy roasted red pepper soup. The ingredients are healthy and you can tweak the herbs and spices to your liking. If you are feeling up to it, I even include the best method to roast your own peppers (shown in a video by Chef Rich Jacobs).
Tuna lasagna is a great meal for the family. It is also very healthy. You can easily make tuna lasagna that is delicious and your whole family, including your picky eater will love it.4 red peppers
Half cup of olive oil
1 large box of lasagna noodles
1 36 ounce can...
A spicy ground turkey stew is spooned in to bell peppers which are then roasted before being served with chili and garlic sauteed kidney beans.
It's not difficult to make the salt & pepper shakers juggled by Hibachi Chefs. All it takes is a few key alterations and you'll be ready to start practicing. Here's a few things you'll need:
2 wooden pepper mill shakers, strong wood glue, electrical tape (whichever color(s) you like),...
These is a simple recipe for a side dishes that uses some vegetables from your garden.
What you will need for the Saute of Squash, Onions and Peppers:
1/4 Cup of extra-virgin olive oil
1 Cup sliced...
These simple ant repelling techniques help to get rid of ants without poisoning them or you. But best of all is my discovery about using white pepper to keep them from coming back.