Saturday, October 27, 2007

Hot Chili Pepper

There's a new hot pepper on the scene. Previously, the Red Savina was considered the hottest chili pepper on the planet, but researchers at New Mexico State have crowned a new "world's hottest pepper" -- the Bhut Jolokia, twice as hot as the Red Savina.

To determine the level of heat in peppers, scientists measure the amount of capsaicin.

Competition BBQ Secrets

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