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Spicy Sesame Ginger Chicken Noodle Soup

With the deep warmth of ginger and the instant heat of bird’s eye chilies (or Thai peppers), this spicy sesame ginger chicken noodle soup is like central heating in a bowl. It stars tender chicken in a garlicky broth that’s enriched with sesame oil, rice …

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bobotie, served with yellow rice

Bobotie: Cape Town’s Savory, Spicy Specialty

Fired with chilies, generously spiced ground beef gets sweetened with raisins, chutney, and almonds, and baked beneath a custardy, egg-and-milk topping. That’s bobotie. This unusual, richly flavored delight is a mega South African favorite that’s grand for special occasions and celebrations. If you’re Italian, this …

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Larb isaan, served with Jasmine rice and greens

Larb Isaan: A Truly Tremendous Salad

Hot, sharp, salty, sour, and nutty. They’re the cornerstone flavors in larb isaan, a super-savory, stylish salad from Laos and Thailand. Our larb recipe features diced chicken cooked with Thai bird’s eye chilies, toasted rice, lime juice, red onion, and fish sauce. Tabbouleh, Waldorf, Nicoise, …

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Algerian Spicy Chicken And Chickpea Tagine

Algerian Spicy Chicken And Chickpea Tagine

Hotly spiced with dersa, this Algerian spicy chicken and chickpea tagine is a good-looking, sunshiny treat that’s surprisingly easy to make. Dersa? That’s an Algerian, hot-as-you-like combo of ground bird’s eye chili, paprika, cumin, and black pepper. It’s all mixed together with garlic, lemon juice, …

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Adobo de chanco

Adobo de Chanco: Pepper-Powered Peruvian Pork

“Don’t spoil it with cutlery. This is party pork!” That’s the advice from a beaming buddy of mine about adobo de chanco — slow braised pork shoulder, served with ladles of bread-dunking, fiery sauce, and buttered corn. “This Peruvian pork is for pure pleasure, please, …

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Quesabirria tacos with sauce

Quesabirria Tacos With Sauce: Meant For Sharing

Quesabirria tacos are right on the money for big gatherings. They’re hot, spicy, beefy, and cheesy. With a lip-licking, taco-dipping sauce alongside, they’re stellar for sharing with friends — best with loads of laughter. And napkins. Lots of napkins. First there was birria Adored for …

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Chili Chicken Livers

Peri-Peri Chicken Livers: Deserving Of Top Billing

So much better when they’re not just the supporting act… Chicken livers with peri-peri peppers. Fab, right? But why not do them the justice they really deserve by highlighting them in a sensational main course. What’s so great about these spicy chicken livers? First, chicken …

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Spicy chili chocolate truffles

Spicy Chocolate Chili Truffles: A Simple Luxury

Heat, stir, chill, and roll. That’s all it takes to create the divine pleasure of our gorgeous spicy chocolate chili truffles. And with a little more effort, you can add an extra layer of super-luxury — a praline coating. When something’s this good, it’s hardly …

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