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Kier Dorran Kemp
Ghost Chilli Salt - Condimaniac presents: Cheeky Salt, the perfect spicy salt grinder

Ghost Chilli Salt - Condimaniac presents: Cheeky Salt, the perfect spicy salt grinder

There are many spicy chilli salts out there so we weren't sure if the world really needed yet another, however we've tried a few and found that often you can't really taste the chilli flavour, which seems a shame, so we've made sure with ours you get that as well as heat. We are planning to release a whole range of different chilli salts, but our first cheeky salt is mixed with the mighty ghost pepper (bhut jolokia) - a chilli we love working with (for example it's in our award-winning Séance sauce and in our Smokey Dragon Rub as...

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Kier Dorran Kemp
UK Custom Hot Sauce - The Perfect Gift For Father's Day?

UK Custom Hot Sauce - The Perfect Gift For Father's Day?

Hot sauce - a firm favourite amongst dads (and mums, too). The selection here in the UK is definitely growing with more and more artisan brands launching. But you know what's even better than some awesome hot sauce? Custom-made, personalised hot sauce that is guaranteed to be a show-stopping gift.  We launched this service in 2020 and this is how it works: Choose one of 6 base flavours (Tomato, Carrot, Pineapple, Mango, Bell Pepper, Red Chilli) Select one of 3 vinegar options (Apple Cider, White Wine or Rice Wine) Choose up to two supporting flavours from a selection of 4 (Mustard,...

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The 10 Hottest Hot Sauces (That still have flavour)

The 10 Hottest Hot Sauces (That still have flavour)

Even the hottest hot sauces can still be packed with flavour, finding them however can be a challenge! You see the problem with super hot sauces is that in order to get that level of heat you have to either a) use extracts (Boo) or b) make the recipe almost entirely peppers. This can work but it’s an artform. Let’s explore some of the brands that have this artform nailed! (In no particular order)   #1 Shart – Reaper Sauce We’ve featured our Swedish friends a few times and with good reason. This was one of the first super hot...

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