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The Carolina Reaper Chilli

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Where to begin? The Carolina Reaper Pepper is currently the hottest pepper in the world surpassing the ‘Butch T’. It originated from South Carolina from a man called Ed Currie and is bright red in colour with a bumpy texture. This pepper not only has EXTREME heat but a nice fruity flavour before the spice […]

Beef Trinchado

A traditional South African Portuguese dish with Angolan and Mozambican roots, trinchado is the ultimate in soul-warming, winter dishes. It is usually made with stewing beef and simmered for hours in a rich, spicy gravy, before being served over a bowl of slap chips (fries). The floury Portuguese rolls for dunking are a must, and […]