Hot chilli peppers that’ll blow the roof off your mouth!

Hot chilli peppers Hot peppers (Capsicum annuum) have gained popularity in recent years, partly because of the increased interest in Mexican, Caribbean, Thai, Vietnamese, and other exotic cuisines. Luckily, even folks with only a trace of green in their thumbs can successfully grow hot peppers. Preparing the perfect bed When planting hot peppers, choose a […]

Garlic: the herb of gods

No doubt about it: Garlic is a food with personality. Depending on the variety and the way it’s used, that personality can range from pungently assertive to downright mellow. Three basic varieties of garlic are most commonly available in the United Kingdom: the familiar white-skinned and strongly flavoured American garlic; the somewhat milder, purple-tinged Mexican […]