Peppers and More Peppers: Hot and Sweet

Hollywood, California

2009_09_21-peppers1.jpgA glance in just about any direction at the Hollywood farmers' market reveals some colorful variety of capsicum, from the fiery red lantern chile to the sweet brown chocolate bell pepper. Click through to see the full spectrum, and let us know how you're enjoying peppers this season. Are you roasting, storing, making hot sauce or schug?

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Sweet chocolate bell peppers and spicy Hungarian wax peppers

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Multicolored bell peppers – great for marinated vegetables, pipérade, and lentil salad

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Spicy Chinese lantern and habanero chiles

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Serrano and jalapeño peppers

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Bell peppers, poblano peppers, and Anaheim chiles

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Peacock Family Farms has an especially dazzling selection of peppers

• For more information on the Hollywood farmers' market and other Los Angeles area markets, visit Farmernet.com

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(Images: Emily Ho)