Wednesday, June 10, 2015

LET US INTRODUCE: KAMPOT PEPPERS

The southern coastal town of Kampot, Cambodia is world-renowned for its pepper. In fact, Kampot pepper was the first Cambodian product to receive a Protected Geographical Indication (the same certification that protects regional products like Champagne). We both mistakenly assumed these peppers would be chile peppers, but instead they are peppercorns!