Tag Archives: Dave DeWitt

Playing with Fire: My Microfarm Experiment

bloody mary resizedIf you're a home gardener, you've probably experienced the dreaded Zucchini Syndrome. Over-producing squash plants make the zukes faster than your family can eat them. You try to give them away, but no one wants them because they're now larger than your cat. Well, the same thing can happen to chile plants, which is why I wrote Too Many Chiles with Nancy and Jeff Gerlach. But at least you can dry the chile pods to preserve them—something you can't do easily with zucchinis and large tomatoes. Continue reading
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Burn!’s First Photo Caption Contest

downloadLast week, Dave DeWitt emailed this pic to a select group of us and a couple of captions later, we thought it'd be a great idea to let our readers duke it out with their entries in our first photo caption contest. You've got until Monday, April 29th to hit us with your best shots. Continue reading
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The Big Show Turns 25. Happy Birthday!

LeadTwenty-five years, 500,000 superhots, and the Doctor makes a house call. That sums up the 25th Annual National Fiery Foods and Barbecue Show so fast it doesn't do justice to what was really a three-day chile party at Sandia Resort & Casino March 1-3. Continue reading
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2013 Fiery Foods Show Frolics

2013-show-floor-crowdFor twenty-five years the National Fiery Foods & BBQ Show has been THE place to be if you are a chilehead or a BBQ fiend looking for the newest spicy fix. Continue reading
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