Thursday, January 16, 2014

International Hot and Spicy Food Day, In the News, and Enjoy

International Hot and Spicy Food Day - Today is International Hot and Spicy Food Day!

Archaeological evidence suggests that people have been using hot spices in their recipes for over 6000 years.

Throughout the world, there are hundreds of different spices that contribute to an array of hot flavored foods. Hot foods can actually be very good for one because of their medicinal and antimicrobial properties. Garlic, chiles, onions, allspice, and oregano all kill bacteria and make food safer to consume.

To celebrate this holiday, try a few hot peppers or hot sauces with your food today!

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    Enjoy - Relax and enjoy these images and videos!