About the Chilli

Exploring the history and other aspects of the Chilli is fascinating. When considering that it has its origins in Central America and that it has found its way to just about every corner of the globe is truly amazing.  After being brought to Europe by Christopher Columbus the Chillies rise to fame has been meteoric. it quickly travelled to  Asia, Africa and throughout Europe to become the worlds most favourite spice . It is enjoyed by millions of people every day and what's more, it's gaining in popularity. In this section read about the history of the Chilli and other interesting facts about this wonderful gift from nature

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