shrimp gumbo in blue bowls with salsa seasoning

Many years ago I lived in south Mississippi and loved the close proximity to New Orleans. The food in New Orleans is second to none in my humble opinion. I just love the Cajun-Creole-French influence that pervades the city and its food.  This recipe for Spicy Cajun Shrimp Gumbo with

pumpkin banana and chocolate chip bread with bottle of nuthin' but datil pepper

Spicy Pumpkin Banana Bread with Chocolate Chips. I know you want some. It's a little slice of heaven. Totally addictive. Moist sweet banana, and earthy pumpkin combined with chocolate chips, what's not to like? And it's super easy to make. If Fall was a loaf of sweet bread, this would

bowl of trail mix with wooden scoop

Trail Mix. It can mean so many different things to different people, and I admit, I change things up every time I make it. However, for me it's always spicy with a little bit of sweet. Sweet & Spicy Trail Mix disappears quickly around my house.  Peanut Butter M&M's and

kiwi fruit salsa with kiwi slices

I'm on a quest to see how many ways I can use Delectable Datil Salsa Seasoning. Typically when you think of salsa, what comes to mind? Tomatoes, right? Well, put your imagination in hyperdrive, because I'm going to show you how to make this awesome kiwi salsa that's a little

Grandma's Peach Cobblerr in a skillet with fresh peaches

Grandma's Peach Cobbler is calling my name! I'm ready to dive right in to those beautiful, juicy peaches and that soft, velvety crust. Deliciously spicy peach cobbler just the way Grandma used to make with a little spicy twist - Datil Pepper! Welcome to summer y'all. I'm in heaven with

corn chowd

Fresh summer chipotle corn chowder with corn salsa and pesto crostini is both delicious and nutritious. It's vegetarian and vegan, but if you wish to add a little splash of cream, you certainly can. You will note that in some of the photos, I've added a few pieces of bacon

asparagus, tomato and mozzarella salad

Fresh, easy salads are the perfect accompaniment to the summer grilling season. This Asparagus and Tomato Salad recipe includes Fresh Mozzarella and a Zesty Basil Gremolata.  It pairs well with steaks, burgers, chicken, and fish. And it takes just a few minutes to make this delicious salad. Fresh asparagus and

bowl of watermelon salsa with slice of watermelon

A salsa recipe with watermelon? Yes! Nothing says summertime like ripe, juicy watermelon. Looking for a new appetizer to serve your family and guests? Try my refreshing watermelon salsa. It's made with OSA Gourmet's Award-Winning Delectable Datil Salsa Seasoning Blend and takes just minutes to make. Traditional salsa recipes call for


Greetings from Historic St Augustine Florida. We are the Datil Pepper Aficionados. Our mission is to educate America about the Datil Pepper. We make Datil Pepper products and use them to cook up some amazing meals. Join us on this culinary adventure. Stay Spicy!


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