Aleppo is not Aleppo anymore

By ayr March 21, 2014


Chris brought us a challenge at our recent food dev meeting. Turns out that the Aleppo pepper we’ve been loving for years is no longer available. The conflict in Syria has destroyed the Aleppo pepper production.

Christina’s has a blend that “simulates” Aleppo. It’s not the same, not as smoky. We’re exploring alternatives, but the most likely outcome is that we stop using Aleppo pepper for now.

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