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Looking for the New Chilefoundry YouTube Video Channel? Darth Explains All….

I know I mentioned it in my first post as Editor of the site, but Darth Naga has produced a video to explain the fact that ALL new Chilefoundry video reviews will be posted here from now on, Darths own Channel. This&#...
 
 
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The Carolina Reaper Pepper – HP22B World Record Holder?

We at Chilefoundry reported back in November 2011 about this mysterious “HP22B” pepper which seemed to suddenly appear on the scene with apparent consistant lab test results showing its heat at an average of 1.5 SHU...
 

 
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Recipe – Fairy Fee’s Candied Chillies

Chillies are very versatile, we all know that. There are now so many varieties in different shapes, sizes, colours, heat levels and flavour. People are always looking for new ways to showcase the Chilli in its best light, so wh...
 
 
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FieryFoods UK Chilli Festival 2012 – My Report

There have been many Chilli Festivals to attend this year with the culmination being FFUK which this year was held on 14/15/16th September. This year’s festival was all the more poignant with the untimely passing of Pete Seymou...
 

 
 
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News – The Sauceman’s Satchel

Have you ever been to work, gone on a weekend away camping or business trip abroad and thought “I wish I could have taken some of my hot sauce or chilli powder with me?” but the bottle was too big for the liquid to ...
 
 
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The 4th Upton Cheyney Chilli Festival 2012 – My Report

It seems so long ago now but on the 8th September 2012; a Chilli farm in the wilds of the West Country was transformed with stalls, cooking and of course cider drinking! I am of course talking about the 4th Upton Cheyney Chilli...
 

 
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Master of Malt 250,000 SHU Naga Vodka

In my time I have tasted many different chilli vodka’s, admittedly many were homemade by friends. In fact I made my own with whole Naga’s which would strip the enamel off teeth and was totally undrinkable.I had never tasted a m...
 
 
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Chilefoundry Newsletter – September 2012

September has been a month of change at Chilefoundry, with lots of technical work behind the scenes, changes to servers etc and the news that David Floyd has stepped down as Editor of the site, due to other work commitments. So...
 

 
 
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There is a new Editor at The Chilefoundry…….

A little while ago David Floyd announced that as the site had reached 1000,000 page views, it seemed a good time for him to take more of a back seat and step down as Editor. David has worked tirelessly on this site, making it w...
 
 
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The Edible Ornamentals Experience

I am of course talking about Edible Ornamentals, the Chilli growing business owned and run by Shawn and Joanna Plumb, who now have the likes of Harrods, Fortnum & Mason and Waitrose on their stockist list.