Our Favorite Pepper Varieties

The eye-popping thing about homegrown peppers—beyond the sheer volume—is the vast spectrum of heat and flavor they span.

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Lemon Drop Peppers
Photo: Randy Mayor

Lemon Drop Peppers

These dazzling hot peppers have fantastically complex citrus notes that aren't clobbered by their moderately high heat (between jalapeño and cayenne). Great for fruit salsas.

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25 Best Vegetarian

Whether you have made the full vegetarian plunge or just want to mix it up, sans the meat, once a week, these healthy, meatless main dishes will have you swooning.

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