Finger Hot Chiles

Finger Hot is the commercial name for this asian-type pepper that is actually very similar to fresh cayenne and can be used in any recipe to add heat without changing the flavor. It is a good chile to chop and use in stir fry.


  1. Ande Ki Bhorji (Indian Scrambled Eggs)
  2. Chile Mussels
  3. Crispy Cheese Rolls (Cheese Kurkure)
  4. Goan Crab Cakes
  5. Sach Ko Slirk S'krey Chomka (Spicy Cambodian Lemon Grass Beef Kebabs)
  6. Sri Lanka Fried Chiles
  7. Stir Fried Clams in Chile, Garlic, and Black Bean Sauce
  8. Uncle Nick's Onions and Hot Chili Peppers


  1. Chile Lime Mexican Bunuelos

Main Dish

  1. Accras de Morue (Salt Cod Fritters)
  2. African Sweet Potato Stew with Red Beans
  3. Babi Kecap
  4. Black Pepper Shrimp with Coriander-Coconut Chutney
  5. Braised Grouper with Ginger, Shiitake, Mushrooms, and Chiles
  6. Bulgogi (Korean Fire Beef)
  7. Cambodian Eggplant with Pork and Shrimp
  8. Chicken Calypso
  9. Chicken Jalfrezi
  10. Chicken with Cilantro (Murgi Dhuniya Patta Diya)
  11. Chicken-Bell Pepper Kurma
  12. Crockpot African Style Braised Chicken in Peanut Sauce
  13. Duck Chili
  14. Ethiopian Beef in Pepper Sauce (Zilzil Alecha)
  15. Fireworks Prawns
  16. Ghanaian Braised Chicken with Chiles
  17. Ginger Chicken
  18. Goan Chicken Curry (Chicken Vindaloo)
  19. Goan Hot Prawns Pickle-Style (Prawn Balchao)
  20. Goanese Vegetable Curry
  21. Grilled Shrimp Salad with Lemongrass and Chiles
  22. Grilled Thai Chile Lobster
  23. Healthy Korean Style Spicy Somen Noodles
  24. Hot and Sweet, Crispy Fried Sea Bream
  25. Indian Chicken Tandoori
  26. Indian-Inspired Shrimp with Coconut, Chiles, and Tomato
  27. Indonesian Beef Curry with Coconut Rice
  28. Jhinga Biryani (Prawn Biryani)
  29. Kerala Chicken
  30. Kim Chi
  31. Lahori Chicken Curry with Whole Spices and Potatoes
  32. Leg of Lamb in a Spicy Yoghurt Marinade
  33. Madhur's Shrimp in Mustard Seed and Green Chile Sauce
  34. Malai Kofta Curry
  35. Malvani Chicken Curry (Malvani Kombdi Masala)
  36. Octopus with Fresh Fettucine, Chile, and Lemon
  37. Palaver Chicken (Ghana)
  38. Pork Tenderloin with Mango Chutney
  39. Prawn and Chicken Laksa
  40. Shrimp with Cardamom and Almonds
  41. Singing Szechuan (Finger Hot) Chicken
  42. Southeast Asian Steak Salad
  43. Spicy Tomato Semolina
  44. Sweet Potato, Roasted Chile, and Chevre Ravioli
  45. Thai Grilled Chicken with Sweet Chile Dipping Sauce
  46. Thai-Spiced Pork Tenderloin with Orange Curry Sauce


  1. Chicken Caldereta
  2. Cilantro-Mint Chutney
  3. Fresh Coriander-Peanut Chutney
  4. Green Chutney (Hari Chutney)
  5. Indian Butternut Stew
  6. Kachumber Cooler
  7. Madras Mango Chutney
  8. Peanut Chutney
  9. Pita Pockets Stuffed with Curried Tuna Salad
  10. Spicy Peach Chutney


  1. Finger Hot Salsa
  2. The Poop Deck at Sandy Ford's Mango Salsa


  1. Basic Balti Sauce
  2. Pebre (Chilean Pepper Sauce)

Side Dishes

  1. African-Spiced Black Barley with Okra and Tomatoes
  2. Akoori (Indian Chile Eggs)
  3. Baby Beets and Carrots with Curry Leaves
  4. Cauliflower Delight
  5. Chana Masala (Spiced Chickpeas in Sauce)
  6. Crispy Cheese Rolls (Cheese Kurkure)
  7. Cucumber Raita
  8. Curried Cauliflower, Peas, and Potatoes
  9. East African Coconut Corn Curry
  10. Green Beans Pacha Di
  11. Green Beans and Carrots with Ginger and Chiles
  12. Hena Mezhukkupuratti- Spiced, Sauteed Elephant Yam
  13. Hoppin Jean
  14. Indian Potato Bonda
  15. Lobia (Black-Eyed Peas in Ginger and Tamarind Sauce)
  16. Pudina Vegetable Pulao (Mint Flavored Vegetable Pilaf)
  17. Punjabi Chole Bhature (Chana Bhatura)
  18. Rice Pilaf with Lime and Cashews
  19. Spicy Black-Eyed Peas
  20. Spicy Cabbage
  21. Spicy Prawn Rice (Chingri Pulao)
  22. Spicy South Indian Cabbage (Cabbage Poriyal)
  23. Stir-Fried Bhindi
  24. Stir-fried Cabbage and Carrots
  25. Winter Vegetable Jalfrezi


  1. Chilean Seafood Soup
  2. Pumpkin Coconut Soup
  3. Six Pack Chili
  4. Spicy African Chicken Peanut Soup
  5. Spicy Chicken Soup
  6. Tequila Soup


  1. Punjabi Chole Bhature (Chana Bhatura)