From mild jalapeno and pasilla peppers to hazardous habanero and pequin peppers, The Hot Book of Chilies contains dozens of recipes and a gallery of 97 varieties of peppers with useful information on their degree of hotness, health benefits, biology, and history. This is the perfect resource for both timid triers and lovers of heat to learn how to grow, use, cook, and enjoy chili peppers of all ranges of spice. From salsas and hot sauces to jams and chutneys, you’ll be able to incorporate your favorite chili peppers into your everyday meals!
David Floyd has focused an interest in chilli sauces and spicy food into his website, the Chile Foundry (www.chilefoundry.co.uk), which he set up with two friends and which now supplies thousands of people in the UK and Europe with chillies and chilli-related products. He has grown, eaten, cooked and sold a wide range of chillies, created and commissioned chilli products and enjoyed developing people's interest in chillies. His range of chilli products began with a dry spice marinade and now includes the UK's hottest crisps. He has appeared on the BBC's Good Food Live TV programme as a chilli expert. David Floyd is married with two children and lives in Yeovil, Somerset.