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23 Spicy Dishes For People Who Hate Bland Food

Feel the heat.

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1. Roasted Vegetable Pizza With Ghost Pepper Sauce

thecookiewriter.com

Spiciest ingredients: A ghost pepper, jarred hot pepper rings.

Here's the recipe.

2. Budae Jjigae

cherryonmysundae.com

The dish has interesting roots in the Korean War, and evolved from kimchi soup.

Spiciest ingredients: Red chili powder, red chili paste.

Here's the recipe.

3. Ayam Rica-rica: Spicy Chicken

hayucooking.com

Spiciest ingredients: Bird chilis, a chunk of ginger.

Here's the recipe.

4. Spicy Crock-Pot Chili

dadwithapan.com

Spiciest ingredients: Chili powder, cayenne pepper, jalapeños.

Here's the recipe.

5. Mapo Tofu

thinkeatdrink.com

Spiciest ingredients: Sichuan peppercorns, ginger, chili oil.

Here's the recipe.

6. Cajun Style Queso Fundido

creolecontessa.com

Spiciest ingredients: Jalapeños, serranos, Creole Seasoning, Andouille sausage.

Here's the recipe.

7. Doro Wat (Berebere Spiced Chicken)

thehungryhounds.com

Spiciest ingredients: Berbere, an Ethiopian spice blend. Here's how you can make your own.

Here's the recipe.

8. Sriracha Buttered Shrimp

bonappetit.com

Spiciest ingredient: A whole lotta Sriracha.

Here's the recipe.

9. Paneer Hariyali Frankie

Anita Mokashi / cravecookclick.com

Spiciest ingredients: Half a dozen green chilis.

Here's the recipe.

10. Coconut Curry Soup with Chickpeas

theharvestkitchen.com

Spiciest ingredients: Jalapeños, ginger root, red curry paste.

Here's the recipe.

11. Chilate de Pollo

hispanickitchen.com

Spiciest ingredients: Dried pequin peppers, guajillo peppers, chile de arbol.

Here's the recipe.

12. Acehnese Bird Eye Chili Sauce

dailycookingquest.com

Improve your scrambled eggs. And everything else you eat.

Spiciest ingredients: Bird chilis. (But that's all you need, especially if you don't discard the seeds).

Here's the recipe.

13. Bhut Joloika (Ghost Pepper) Wings

Mark Shaw / Via foodrepublic.com

Spiciest ingredients: Ghost pepper sauce, regular hot sauce.

Here's the recipe.

14. Turkey Burgers with Cucumber Pepper Relish and Spicy Mayo

simplyfreshcooking.com

Spiciest ingredients: Sriracha, ginger, ghost pepper flakes.

Here's the recipe.

15. Spicy Mushroom Ramen

globetrotterskitchen.com

Spiciest ingredients: Spicy chili flakes, sliced red chilis.

Here's the recipe.

16. Chongqing Chicken

thewoksoflife.com

Spiciest ingredients: Whole dried chilis, ginger, Sichuan peppercorns.

Here's the recipe.

17. Tabasco Red Currant Brownies

George Graham / Acadiana Table

Spiciest ingredients: Tabasco, Tabasco chocolate, chili powder, Cajun seasoning.

Here's the recipe.

18. Korean Style Chicken Wings

paleoleap.com

Spiciest ingredients: Gochujang, ginger.

Here's the recipe.

19. Nam Prik Thai Chili Relish

talesofakitchen.com

For spreading on your spicy chicken wings.

Spiciest ingredients: Thai chilis, birds eye chilis, long red chilis.

Here's the recipe.

20. Sichuan Dan-Dan Noodles

food52.com

Spiciest ingredients: Sichuan peppercorns, chili flakes, chili paste.

Here's the recipe.

21. Chili Paneer

chefandherkitchen.com

Spiciest ingredients: Green chilis, red chili paste.

Here's the recipe.

22. Coconut Butter Chicken Roast

relishthebite.com

Spiciest ingredients: Green chilis, garlic ginger paste, chili powder.

Here's the recipe.

23. Cucumber Chili Ice Pops

sweetcannela.com

To cool off. Except not.

Spiciest ingredients: Chili powder.

Here's the recipe.

If none of these are spicy enough for you...

...you can always double or triple the amount of the spiciest ingredients, or leave the seeds in the peppers.

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Good luck with that.

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