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Cuisine Magazine – May 2011

Some like it hot Clint Meyer is passionate about chillies – the hotter the better. After many years of travelling the world and, as he says, “eating lots and lots of hot chillies!” he returned to New Zealand and started growing them. In 2008, after observing that there was a gap in the market for [Read More]


Chilli Champs 2015

NZ CHILLI EATING CHAMPS CHAMPIONS CHAMPION 2011: Daniel “the Chilli Annihilator” Naera, Hokianga CHAMPION 2012: Dangerous Dave Adams, Auckland CHAMPION 2013: Simon HELLFIRE Smith, Wellington CHAMPIONS 2014: William “Chilli Willie” Austin, Kerry “The Killer” McGruddy, Auckland CHAMPIONS 2015: Josh HOTTER Shotter, Rotorua Fire Dragon Chillies Champs 2015 Read the NZ Herald article HERE! HEAT 1: Hallertau [Read More]