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Hot makes happy! Add more spice to your kitchen with delicious recipe ideas for fermented hot sauces and vegetables and your next barbecue or BBQ will be a gustatory success.

When eating spicy food, endorphins (hormones of happiness) are released. In addition, the hot parts of the spices serve as flavor enhancers: due to the improved blood flow to the mucous membranes, the neighboring taste buds become more sensitive to the actual tastes of sweet, sour, bitter, salty and umami.