Spicelight: Long Pepper

Back from the brink of culinary extinction, long pepper takes the spicelight. Long pepper, Piper longum, is the sweeter and spicier cousin of the black peppercorn you already know and love. It was once the…

Spicelight: Maple Sugar

  Maple sugar is among the oldest agricultural products in North America. We owe the existence of this saccharine sap to the indigenous peoples who first created it. Nearly everywhere you find maple trees growing…