5 Spicy Treats to Warm Your Soul

November 3, 2014

We are so thankful for the spicy kick that seems to never lose favor in the foodie world. Everything tastes better when you add some heat, and these recipes are delicious proof of that theory.  Check out 5 foods that are surprisingly spicy. They will make your day and end up on your snack list from now on. 

Double Chocolate Crackled Cookies

From She Wears Many Hats

Sweet goodness of a fabulous cookie recipe is make that much better with the addition of Ancho Chili Pepper Powder. Don't worry if that sounds a little strange. One bite of these crispy-chewy tasty cookies and you will want to add a hit of peppery spice to all your baked goods. 

Spicy Hot Chocolate

From From Which Things Grow

Hot chocolate is the perfect warming drink after a long afternoon of playing in the snow. This one is even more comforting and tasty with the addition of a bit of spice. Once you try this homemade chocolate with spicy cayenne in the mix, you will be begging to have just one more cup. 

Spicy Sweet Potatoes

From Sippity Sup

How do you get your family to eat the much more healthy sweet potato? We know! You add a hit of spicy pepper and place them on a bed of greens. This is going to be a huge hit with your family. 

Spicy Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

From The Minimalist Menu

Spicy roasted pumpkin seeds are made even more perfect for nibbling by  adding some spicy seasonings. You won't be able to resist. As a gift, these would be cute in a canning jar with a homemade label. 

Spicy Spiked Cider

From A Local Choice

Fresh cider wakes up with with some seasonal spices, making it a sipper that you can love on a cold winter's day. We want to make some of this for our next tailgating party and  wait for the rave reviews. It's a winner! 





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