Tag: ghost pepper

Spicy Food Showdown

Can we tell how spicy food is just by looking at it? Lets talk about that. Theme music Good mythical morning Today I am wearing my spicy shirt and by spicy shirt I just mean a red shirt because I just want to signify that that’s the only type of spicy that I like. -Oh…

By Ewald Bahringer January 9, 2020 100

Why we learn to love spicy food

“Habanero.” Why is it that some people like spicy food and some people hate it? [Coughing] “Oh, man.” How does that work? “I regret it.” Most spiciness is caused by one of two chemicals: Allylisothiocyanite, which is what you find in wasasabi or mustard, and capsaicin, which is what you find in peppers. Plants usually…

By Ewald Bahringer October 4, 2019 100