Sizzling Shishitos

Blister slender shishito peppers in a skillet or on the grill for an easy summer snack! One in ten of these sweet Japanese peppers is spicy.

1. Spicy Roasted Shishito Margarita

Herbal, bitter & remotely sweet, muddle roasted shishitos for a superior margarita.

2. Shishito Pepper & Tomato Salad

Since they’re occasionally spicy, slightly sweet and pleasantly bitter shisitos are a perfect match to juicy summer tomatoes.

3. Flash Fried Shishito Peppers

With a quick stir-fry and a dash of spice from sesame and smoked paprika, shisitios are a great starter or cocktail party nibble.

4. Grilled Shishito Peppers

Grill and garnish them with togarashi, a Japanese chili powder featuring nori, citrus peel and sesame seeds, for a summertime snack!

5. Chilled Cucumber & Yellow Pepper Soup with Goat Milk Yogurt & Pan-Roasted Shishito Peppers

Blend two of summer’s overflowing offers into a white gazpacho-like soup that gets definitive tang from goat milk yogurt, and serve alongside succulent shishitos!

6. Eggplant & Charred Pepper Bruschetta

A currant-sherry vinaigrette binds bittersweet peppers with roasted eggplant for the ultimate summer appetizer.

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