Hot Juan

HP56 Death Strain from Ed Currie at  Puckerbutt Pepper Company In an interview with Kristen Hampton of she gets to taste the HP56 Death Stain, she reports that this has now been tested at nearly 3 million SHU. During the video you hear Ed saying that this is the one they are submitting.. maybe a hint of a new World Record.

Note: just had an email from Ed to say the HP56 is averaging 2.89 million SHU.

Back in September 2013 Ed sent Ted Barrus (Fire Breathing Idiot) an early HP56 Death Strain pod to review. I think you will be impressed with the effect it has on Ted (Warning this review includes VOMIT.


We may be a bit late reporting on this kickstarter project, but as it has already reached it funding target I don’t feel so bad.

Lick My Dip

Lick My Dip is a subscription service for hot sauces that champions small innovative UK manufacturers. The kickstarter campaign was to raise fund for a CRM systems to handle members and supplier etc and rewards included some membership offers, t-shirts and a grow your own chilli kit.

You still just about have time (Till Sunday March 29th 5.00pm) to help and make a pledge.


If you plan on going to the North East Chilli Fest, it may seem early to start buying your tickets as the event is in July, but they are having an early bird ticket sale.

Tickets are normally £7 but if you are quick you can grab a bargain and score some tickets for just £4 each.

North East Chilli Fest Poster

Click on the image to order your tickets, the number of tickets is limited so order quickly if you what to save.


It is not everyday a new chilli shop opens in the UK, but today is Friday the 13th March 2015 and All Things Chilli opened its doors in Bournemouth.

Dorset Chilli Shop Bournmouth

They are stocking some of the best products available in the UK including products from:- Hot Headz, Chilli Jam Man, Wiga Wagaa Chillis, Red Hot Chilli Fella, Flamin’Hotstuff, Galloway Chillies, Dorset PopCorn Co, The Upton Cheyney Chilli Co, South Devon Chilli Farm, Burning Desire Foods, Dr Burnoriums extraordinary Psycho Range, Mr Vikki’s, Timmy’s Chillies, Prices Spices, Happy Chilli Co, The Chilli Pepper Co, Dartmoor Chilli Farm, Suzy Sweet Tooth Chilli Fudge, Windy ridge Cheese, Leopard Dairy Cheese, Snowdonia Cheese Co, Dorset Gourmet HotDog Co, as well as selling selling Fresh and Dried Chillis and seeds.

You can find the shop at 682 Wimborne Road, Bournemouth, Dorset. BH9 2EG. Phone 01202 536679. email or on the web at

Here are just a few more pics so you know what to expect.

Dorset Chilli Shop
Dorset Chilli Shop
Sampling at the Dorset Chilli Shop


<div align="left"><br /></div>