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2013’s New Hottest Pepper, The Carolina Reaper

Sounds like Ed Currie finally got the heat validation he’s been looking for from Guinness for the Carolina Reaper. While as of this post the Guinness page is not yet updated Ed received an email that said in part: “[w]e … Continue reading

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2013 Pepper Grow

My 2013 pepper growing season is officially underway! Last year wasn’t all that great primarily due to the drought. The season started great but then the rain stopped and the temperatures climbed. I still managed to harvest a decent amount … Continue reading

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Where to Buy Carolina Reaper Seeds

Until more people have grown the Carolina Reaper pepper there are only two reliable places to get Carolina Reaper pepper seeds as of this writing. 1. http://store.puckerbuttpeppercompany.com/smokin-eds-carolina-reaper/ 2. www.pepperjoe.com (will update with actual link once Joe adds the reaper seeds … Continue reading

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Interview with Ed Currie of Pucker Butt Pepper Company

The pepper community has been buzzing with news of the HP22B / Carolina Reaper. Ed Currie graciously shared his time with me and answered some questions about his background, growing operations and the soon to be very popular HP22B / … Continue reading

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The Carolina Reaper aka HP22B Pepper

According to recent comments by Pepper Joe the Carolina Reaper, also known as the HP22B, will be announced via press releases on Labor Day 2012. The Carolina Reaper was grown / created by Ed Currie. Carolina Reaper seeds will go … Continue reading

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