Spicy Black Bean and Corn Salsa

Spicy Black Bean And Corn Salsa

There are few salsas as versatile as a black bean and corn salsa. Sure, it makes a terrific chip dip and a burrito or quesadilla is made all the better with it. But it’s also hearty enough to be used as a side dish for …

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Chermoula Sauce

African Chermoula Sauce

African chermoula is a distant cousin of chimichurri with a ton of herbs and a bold, zesty flavor. It’s perfect for any spice lover. And it’s so easy to adjust the spiciness by adding more (or less) or the red pepper flakes. The herbs and …

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cowboy candy

Cowboy Candy (Candied Jalapeños)

The pairing of sweet and heat comes to absolute life in cowboy candy, a.k.a. candied jalapeños. It’s the two flavors in their simplest form, with a little tang to boot. Cowboy candy is a go-to when you have those extra jalapeño peppers sitting around at …

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Old Bay pickles

Old Bay Pickles

Who doesn’t love a good pickle? That tang. Yum. That crispness. So good. But we love them even more when they are prepared with some of our favorite spicy seasonings. Old Bay pickles are like Chesapeake heaven. Spiced and spicy. The heat in Old Bay pickles …

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jalapeno beer cheese soup

Jalapeño Beer Cheese Soup

Jalapeño beer cheese soup is right up there as one of the best guy’s comfort foods of all time. So many boxes are checked with this recipe: Salty, cheesy, spicy, and meaty. And that only begins to cover the flavor profile of this man cave …

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jalapeno popper mac and cheese

Jalapeño Popper Mac And Cheese

Jalapeño poppers and mac and cheese are each alone so good. So what happens when you fuse the two together? It’s a side of pure magic, we’d say. Jalapeño popper mac and cheese will have your family and guests going gaga for more. There’s just …

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Fish peppers

Fish Pepper Guide: Heat, Flavor, Pairings, And More

Fish peppers are a type of chili pepper that originated in the Caribbean and were popular among the African-American community in the mid-Atlantic region of the United States, particularly in Maryland and Pennsylvania, during the 19th and early 20th centuries. They are known for their …

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chipotle bourbon bbq sauce

Chipotle Bourbon BBQ Sauce

Bourbon is such a good BBQ sauce ingredient. The rich sweetness of this dark spirit plays very well with the fiery smokiness of chipotle peppers. Plus that adobo sauce those chipotle peppers were packed in adds a nice earthy touch to the sauce to boot. …

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